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Convicted murderer David Roache dies in HMP Low Moss

David Roache Image copyright DC Thomson
Image caption David Roache was jailed for murder in 2002

A convicted Dundee murderer has died in jail aged 43, the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has confirmed.

David Roache, who was convicted in 2002 of murdering John Kelly, died at HMP Low Moss, near Bishopbriggs on Saturday.

Police Scotland have been advised of the death and the matter will be reported to the procurator fiscal.

The SPS said that the prisoner's next of kin had been informed and that a fatal accident inquiry may be held.

Image copyright SPS
Image caption David Roache was serving a sentence in HMP Low Moss, near Bishopbriggs

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