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Arrest follows death in Airdrie stairwell

Christopher Bergen
Image caption Christopher Bergen died in hospital after being found in the early hours of Friday

A teenager has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Airdrie.

Christopher Bergen, 42, was stabbed in the stairwell of a block of flats where he lived in the Plains area of the town.

The incident took place shortly after midnight, early on Friday. Mr Bergen died later in hospital.

Strathclyde Police said a 19-year-old man had been arrested. He is expected to appear at Airdrie Sheriff Court.

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