Teenage boy, 15, charged as 70-year-old man dies after 'serious assault' in Scotland

A teenage boy has been charged as a 70-year-old man has died after a ‘serious assault’ (Pic: TSPL)A teenage boy has been charged as a 70-year-old man has died after a ‘serious assault’ (Pic: TSPL)
A teenage boy has been charged as a 70-year-old man has died after a ‘serious assault’ (Pic: TSPL)
A teenage boy has been charged as a 70-year-old man has died after a ‘serious assault’

A teenager has been charged in connection with the death of a 70-year-old man in Scotland.

Police were called to Victoria Road on Glasgow’s south side following reports of a serious assault on Friday (April 12) at 11.55pm.

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The man was pronounced dead at the scene and a 15-year-old was arrested. The boy was charged today (Sunday April 14) and will appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on tomorrow (Monday April 15).

Detective inspector Alan Ferguson said: “At this time, our thoughts remain with the deceased’s family and friends, as they come to terms with their tragic loss. I would like to thank the local community for their assistance with our enquiries.”

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