Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Police arrest man after body found in Glenrothes

Aleksandrs Sokolovs Image copyright Police
Image caption The dead man has been identified as Aleksandrs Sokolovs, a 29-year-old Latvian national from Glenrothes

Police in Fife are continuing to investigate a man's death after a body was found in a property on Tummel Road in Glenrothes on Monday.

The dead man has been identified as Aleksandrs Sokolovs, a 29-year-old Latvian national who lived in the town.

His death is being treated as suspicious and officers are currently pursuing a positive line of inquiry.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested for a matter in connection with the police investigation, which is ongoing.