Murder charge after man dies following garden ‘attack’

Ray Currie has been charged with murdering William Campbell in Glasgow earlier this week.

William Campbell, Springburn death. Police Scotland / Google 2020
William Campbell, Springburn death.

A man has been charged with murder in connection with a death in Glasgow.

Officers were called to a disturbance in the garden of a block of flats in Elmvale Street, Springburn, at around 3.50pm on Tuesday.

William Campbell was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary, where the 37-year-old died a short time later.

Ray Currie, 43, appeared at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Thursday to face the charges of murder and assault.

He was also given two further charges of being in possession of an offensive weapon while in a public place.

Currie made no plea and was remanded in custody.


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