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Third man charged over security guard death in Newarthill

Mohammed Abu Sammour Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption Mr Abu Sammour had been working as a security guard at a housing development

A third man has been arrested in connection with the death of a security guard in North Lanarkshire.

The 18-year-old is due to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Friday over the death of Mohammed Abu Sammour.

Mr Sammour, 49, died at a Taylor Wimpey building site in Newarthill on 28 October last year.

Scott Pearson, 22, has been jailed for a minimum of 18 years for his murder and Ryan Hunter, 28, was sentenced to six years for culpable homicide.

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