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Murder probe after Belshill death

Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man in North Lanarkshire.

The 21-year-old man was found following an incident in Mary Rae Road in Belshill, shortly after 06:00.

He was taken to Monklands District General Hospital where he died a short time later.

A spokeswoman at Strathclyde Police said a post-mortem examination would take place to establish the cause of death.

Officers have appealed for any witnesses to the incident to contact them.

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