Two dead and man arrested after ‘disturbance’ at house

Police are treating the incident at a house in Inverness as 'suspicious'.

Two dead and man arrested after ‘disturbance’ at house STV

Two men have died following a “disturbance” at a house in Inverness.

Police said a man had been arrested and that they were treating the incident as “suspicious”.

The men – who have not yet been identified – died at a house in Balloan Road on Thursday night.

Emergency services were called to the scene around 10pm.

Detective chief inspector David Hadden said: “Enquiries are ongoing and at a very early stage.

“My thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased at this difficult time. I would like to take this opportunity to stress that there is no threat to the wider community.

“This appears to have been a contained incident, however there will be a significant police presence in the area while our investigation continues. I would like to thank local residents for their patience meantime.

“Anyone with information about this incident, who has not yet spoken to the police, is asked to contact 101 quoting reference number 4347 of 28 May, 2020. Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 to remain completely anonymous.”