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Man charged following woman's murder in East Kilbride

Louise Aitchison was found dead at her home, say police Image copyright Louise Aitchison family
Image caption Louise Aitchison was found dead at her home, police said

A man has been charged following the death of a 33-year-old woman.

Louise Aitchison was found dead at her home in Park Terrace, East Kilbride, by paramedics.

The emergency services were called to the property at about 16:30 on Thursday, following concerns for an occupant.

A 35-year-old man is due to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Monday. Ms Aitchison's death was treated as murder following a post-mortem examination.

Det Insp Sandy Mackinnon said: "Our thoughts are with Louise's family at this incredibly difficult time and we are keeping them fully updated on the progress of our inquiries."

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