Man appears over Stenhouse murder

A man has appeared in court in connection with the death of a 47-year-old man at a flat in Edinburgh.

Mustafa Elsherkisi, 48, from Edinburgh, was charged with murder and assault to injury when he appeared in private at the city's sheriff court.

He made no plea or declaration, his case was continued and he was remanded in custody.

The incident happened at about 2200 BST on Wednesday at Stenhouse Gardens North.

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