Glasgow & West Scotland

Man, 54, on murder charge over 21-year-old's death

A 54-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murdering a 21-year-old in a street altercation in Glasgow.

The younger man sustained serious injuries during the incident in Benview Street, in the city's Ruchill area, at about 0900 GMT on Monday.

He was taken to the Western Infirmary where he later died.

Robert Smith appeared at Glasgow Sheriff Court charged with murder and assault. He made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody.

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