Tayside and Central Scotland

Man charged with Ryan McKechnie murder

The house in Whins of Milton where Ryan McKechnie was found dead
The house in Whins of Milton where Ryan McKechnie was found dead

A man has been charged with the murder of Ryan McKechnie, who was found dead in his house near Bannockburn on Tuesday.

Police officers discovered the 31-year-old's body at his James Street home, in Whins of Milton, after he had not been seen in about three days.

A statement released by Police Scotland said a 37-year-old man had been charged with murder.

He will appear at Stirling Sheriff Court on Monday.