NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man charged over 1998 Fraserburgh fire in which Gordon Graham died

Gordon Graham
Image caption Gordon Graham died in the blaze

A man has been charged over a fatal fire in Fraserburgh in 1998.

The blaze in the Aberdeenshire town's High Street in May of that year claimed the life of 43-year-old Gordon Graham.

Police Scotland said a 42-year-old man had been arrested and charged in connection with the fire.

The man is expected to appear at Peterhead Sheriff Court on Thursday.