Man dies in hospital after police called to street 'disturbance'

A 45-year-old man was arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

Man dies in hospital after street attack left him ‘seriously injured’ in Aberdeen STV News

A man has died following a street attack in Aberdeen left him seriously injured on Monday.

Police were called to reports of a disturbance at around 11.50pm on Sunday, March 12, in Carmelite Lane.

Emergency services attended and a 50-year-old man was taken to hospital.

He died at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on the evening of Tuesday, March 14. His family have been made aware.

A 45-year-old man was arrested and charged in connection with the incident, with further enquiries remaining ongoing.

People have left tributes to the 50-year-old on Carmelite Lane. STV News

Police have been checking relevant CCTV images from in and around the area for any additional information and have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Detective inspector Jamie Sherlock earlier said: “From our inquiries, we know there were a number of people in the area at the time of the disturbance and I would urge these members of the public to contact us.

“In particular, I would ask those with recording equipment to check the footage as it could assist our investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 3471 of March 12, 2023. Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be given anonymously.