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Arrest in murder probe over death of Malcolm McLaren in Airdrie

Malcolm McLaren Image copyright Police Scotland

A 45-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire, last week.

Police launched a murder inquiry after the body of 40-year-old Malcolm McLaren was discovered at his flat in the town's Clark Street, at about 10:25, on Thursday 29 September.

Officers stopped and interviewed people in Clark Street on Wednesday in a bid to generate leads.

The 45-year-old is expected to appear at Airdrie Sheriff Court on Monday.

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