Police launch murder probe after Glasgow death

A murder investigation has been launched after the death of a man in Glasgow.

Paul Kelly was found with serious injuries in Hermitage Avenue, Knightswood, around 10am on Saturday.

Emergency services attended however the 50-year-old died at the scene.

His relatives have been made aware and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.

Officers say a 46-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death.

However he has not been charged and police inquiries are continuing.

Detective Inspector Steven Elliot said: “A man has lost his life in what I can only describe as a very violent attack.

“We are still trying to establish exactly what happened yesterday in Hermitage Avenue but are keen to speak to anyone who saw a man in the vicinity around the time Mr Kelly was assaulted.

“This man is described as white, in his 40s, around 6ft tall, slim build and was wearing a black jacket and carrying a large orange carrier bag.

“Anyone who may have seen this man or has any other information that could assist our enquires is asked to contact police at Govan CID via telephone number 101 quoting incident number I314 of 15 June 2019.”

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