A man has been charged in connection with the death of another man and the serious injury of a woman in Johnstone, Renfrewshire.
A 40-year-old man, named locally as Robbie McDowall, was pronounced dead at the scene after emergency services raced to McDowall Street at around 1.50am on Wednesday.
A 59-year-old woman was also found with serious injuries and was taken to QEUH, however, medical staff describe her condition as stable.
A 28-year-old man was arrested on Thursday and is due to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court on Saturday, June 4.
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A statement from the force said: “A 28-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a man in Johnstone and the serious injury of a woman.
“He is due to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court on Saturday, 4 June, 2022.
“The incident happened around 1.50am on Wednesday, 1 June, 2022, in McDowall Street, Johnstone.
“A man, aged 40, was pronounced dead at the scene and a 59-year-old woman was taken to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital with serious injuries.”