Tayside and Central Scotland

Arrest over car after suspicious death of Alan Gardner

Croft Park Image copyright Kingdom News
Image caption Alan Gardner's body was discovered at about noon on Thursday

A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of a car linked with the suspicious death of a man.

Police are continuing to investigate the death of 49-year-old Alan Gardner who was found at an address on Croft Park, Balbeggie, at noon on Thursday.

After an appeal to the public, officers traced Mr Gardner's blue Toyata Rav car in Perth on Friday night.

Police said a 30-year-old had been charged.

He is due to appear in Perth Sheriff Court on Monday.

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