Tayside and Central Scotland

Man charged over Jenny Methven murder in Forteviot

Jenny Methven
Image caption Jenny Methven was found dead five weeks ago

A 46-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Jenny Methven at her home in Forteviot in Perthshire, police have said.

The body of the 80-year-old woman was found by her son in the cottage they shared on 20 February.

Tayside Police had previously described the murder inquiry in and around Forteviot as one of the biggest the force had ever carried out.

The man is expected to appear at Perth Sheriff Court on Friday.

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