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Four in court over death of Craig McSporran in Linwood

Four people have appeared in court following the death of a man found injured in a street in Renfrewshire.

Craig McSporran, 31, died after an attack close to his home in Bridge Street, Linwood, last Monday. His friend was seriously injured.

Christopher O'Shea, 25, appeared at Paisley Sheriff Court charged with murder and several other offences.

Margaret Rooney, Lee O'Shea and Daniel O'Shea appeared charged with attempting to pervert the course of justice.

All four, from Paisley, made no plea or declaration and were remanded in custody.

Christopher O'Shea was also charged with assault to severe injury, permanent disfigurement and attempted murder.

The four are due to make a further appearance in court on 22 July 22.

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