Tayside and Central Scotland

Arrests after man found dead in Arbroath street

Three people have been arrested after a man was found dead in Arbroath with a teenage girl lying unconscious nearby.

The body of Stewart Carrie, 27, was discovered behind Mayfield Food Store on Mayfield Terrace on Wednesday.

The 17-year-old girl was taken to hospital and has since regained consciousness.

Tayside Police said three people - two men aged 32 and 33 and a 22-year-old woman - had been charged with being concerned in the supply of drugs.

A report has been sent to the procurator fiscal and all three are expected to appear at Arbroath Sheriff Court later.

Tayside Police said there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of Mr Carrie, who was from Arbroath. The cause of death is not yet known.

The teenager's condition was described as stable.

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