Glasgow & West Scotland

Steven Kirkwood charged with murder of Michael O'Hanlon

Michael O'Hanlon Image copyright Facebook
Image caption Michael O'Hanlon won the National Amateur Body Building Association Mr Scotland title in March

A man has been charged with murder following the death of a bodybuilder who was the current Mr Scotland.

Michael O'Hanlon, who was 45, was found with serious injuries at Moorpark Industrial Estate in Stevenston, Ayrshire, on Monday.

The emergency services were called but he died at the scene.

Steven Kirkwood, 43, appeared from custody at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court. He made no plea or declaration at the private hearing.

Mr O'Hanlon won the National Amateur Body Building Association (NABBA) Mr Scotland title in March this year.

According to the NABBA website, he won the class two contest and the overall competition in 2016, having first won the title 23 years ago.

Mr O'Hanlon ran the Musclebox bodybuilding shops.

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