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Murder charge over Malcolm McLaren death in Airdrie

Malcolm McLaren Image copyright Police Scotland

A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a 40-year-old man in Airdrie in North Lanarkshire.

Gordon Adam McCrone, 45, is accused of killing Malcolm McLaren, who was found dead at his home in Clark Street in the town on 29 September.

McCrone, of Airdrie, appeared at the town's sheriff court on Monday. He made no plea or declaration in relation to the murder charge.

He was committed for further examination and remanded in custody.

He expected to appear in court again next week.

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