Glasgow & West Scotland

Kevin Carroll murder: William Paterson held in Spain

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Image caption Kevin Carroll was killed in an Asda car park in Robroyston

A man has been arrested in Spain in connection with the murder of Glasgow gangland figure Kevin "Gerbil" Carroll.

William Paterson, 34, was arrested in Madrid on Wednesday. Extradition proceedings will now take place.

It is anticipated he will return to the UK on Thursday and appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Friday.

Mr Carroll, 29, was shot dead in the Asda car park in Robroyston, Glasgow, on 13 January 2010.