Man charged over death in Hawick flat
- 2 November 2011
- From the section South Scotland
A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a man in Hawick town centre.
Officers found the 44-year-old man's body at a flat in the Howegate area of the Borders town shortly after 23:00 on Tuesday.
The area was sealed off as forensic officers carried out tests in the flat and surrounding area.
Lothian and Borders Police said a man, also aged 44, was expected to appear at Jedburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday.