Garry Kane charged with murder of Kathleen Milward
A 40-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murdering an elderly woman in South Lanarkshire.
Kathleen Milward, 87, was found dead at her home in Brodie Place, Stonehouse, at about 20:30 on 3 January.
Garry Kane, from Motherwell, was arrested last week following a police investigation in the pensioner's death.
He made no plea during an appearance at Hamilton Sheriff Court was remanded in custody. He will return to court later this month.