Second teen charged in connection with man’s death

Two teenagers are due at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Tuesday over the death of 20-year-old Scott Hector.

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Charged: Second teen charged over man's death.

A second teenager has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a man in Aberdeen.

Police were called to Marischal Court at around 7am on Friday following reports of an injured man.

Emergency services attended, however Scott Hector was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 20-year-old’s heartbroken family said he was a “dearly beloved son, a brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and a friend to many.”

An 18-year-old man was charged on Saturday in connection with the incident.

Police have confirmed a 17-year-old boy has also been charged in connection with Mr Hector’s death and will appear alongside the 18-year-old at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Tuesday.