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Edinburgh shooting: Man in court charged with murder

Mohammed Omar Abdi
Image caption Mohammed Omar Abdi died after an armed car chase

A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a man who died in a shooting in Edinburgh.

Mohammed Omar Abdi, 25, died of gunshot wounds after a car chase in Willowbrae on 26 May.

Mohamud Mohamud, 29, from London, made no plea or declaration when he appeared at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on the murder charge.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear in court at a later date.

Ahmed Hussain Ahmed, 27, has been charged with breach of the peace in connection with the incident.

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