Tayside and Central Scotland

Man arrested over death of woman in Powmill

A man has been arrested after a woman was found dead in a village in Perth and Kinross.

Police were called after reports of a disturbance at an address in Powmill shortly after 18:00 on Friday.

A 22-year-old woman was found fatally injured. Tayside Police have detained a 22-year-old man.

The property has been cordoned off to allow investigations to take place. The man is expected to appear at Perth Sheriff Court on Monday.

Details of the woman will not be released until she has been formally identified and next of kin informed.

Officers appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact them.

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