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Man, 20, appears in court accused of murdering Blantyre man Richard Marshall

A 20-year-old man has appeared in court accused of murdering a man in South Lanarkshire.

Richard Marshall, 33, was found dead in a flat in Camelon Crescent, Blantyre, on Wednesday.

Shane Young appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Saturday charged with murdering Mr Marshall.

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He made no plea and was remanded in custody pending a further court date.

Mr Marshall’s family said they are “completely devastated” by his death, describing him as a “much-loved son, brother, uncle and good friend”.

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A man has appeared in court accused of murdering a man in South Lanarkshire.
A man has appeared in court accused of murdering a man in South Lanarkshire.

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