Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man charged over Tranent murder

Paul Jared Scott
Image caption Paul Scott, 22, died at a flat in Toll House Gardens, Tranent

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the murder of a 22-year-old in East Lothian.

Paul Scott, from the Niddrie area of Edinburgh, died at a flat in Toll House Gardens, Tranent, having been the victim of a "violent attack".

Police were called to the scene at about 0400 GMT on Monday 7 February, where Mr Scott's body was found.

Police said a 29-year-old man was to appear at Haddington Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

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