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Man in court over murder of Grace Kissell in Linwood

Grace Kissell's death is being treated as suspicious Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption Grace Kissell's body was found at the house in Cowal Drive, Linwood

A 41-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of a 33-year-old childcare worker in Renfrewshire last week.

Grace Kissell's body was found by police at the house in Cowal Drive, Linwood, at about 14:30 on Thursday.

John Haugen, of Cowal Drive, was accused of striking Ms Kissell on the head and body repeatedly with a knife.

He made no plea or declaration when he appeared on petition at Paisley Sheriff Court.

Mr Haugen was remanded for further examination by Sheriff Colin Pettigrew.

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