Tayside and Central Scotland

Murder charge after death of woman in Forfar

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a woman who's body was found in a flat in Forfar.

Lee Arne Hopsdal, 32, is alleged to have killed Catherine Sandeman, 40, at an address in Glenmoy Terrace.

He made no plea or declaration when appeared in private at Arbroath Sheriff Court.

The case was continued for further examination and Hopsdal was remanded in custody ahead of another appearance next week.

Ms Sandeman's body was found in the flat at about 21:30 on Friday.

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