Investigation update: death following police contact (Cambuslang) - September 2023

We are investigating the circumstances in the lead up to the discovery of the body of a 43-year-old man on 29 September 2023 in Cambuslang.

The matter was referred to the PIRC by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) and a report will be submitted to COPFS in due course.

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