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Two teenagers face murder charge over Bathgate death

Marmion Road, Bathgate Image copyright Google
Image caption The 31-year-old's body was discovered last Wednesday at a house in Marmion Road

A second teenager has appeared in court charged with murder following the discovery of a man's body at a house in West Lothian.

Steven Mitchell, 31, was found dead at a property in Marmion Road, Bathgate, last Wednesday.

Andrew Moran, 18, from Livingston, made no plea or declaration when he appeared at Livingston Sheriff Court. He was remanded in custody.

Paul Erskine, also 18, from Bathgate, appeared on the same charge on Friday.

Both men are due to appear in court for a further hearing at a later date.

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