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Man charged over 'unexplained' death in Aberdeen

Aberdeen death

A man has been charged in connection with the death of a 56-year-old man in Aberdeen, police have confirmed.

His body was found after officers were called to an incident in Ruthrieston Crescent shortly after 05:30 on Saturday.

Police said a 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged. He is expected to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Monday.

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Det Insp Carron McKellar said: "I would like to offer my thanks to the local community and members of the public for their assistance and co-operation in this investigation."

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