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UK News Fourth man in court charged with murder over Glasgow shooting at traffic lights

21:25  12 december  2019
21:25  12 december  2019 Source:   scotsman.com

Man charged in connection with death 35 years ago of Glasgow mum Mary McLaughlin

  Man charged in connection with death 35 years ago of Glasgow mum Mary McLaughlin The 58-year-old was found dead at her home in Partick in November 1984 after a night out.Mary McLaughlin was last seen alive on September 26, 1984 when she left a bar in the Hyndland area of the city after a night out.

A fourth man has appeared in court charged with murder over the alleged shooting of a man who was sitting in his car at traffic lights in Glasgow.

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Kenny Reilly was in the passenger seat of a silver BMW in the city's north on 16 April last year when the incident took place.

The 29-year-old was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary, but died two days later after being taken off life support.

READ MORE: Fundraising page set up for hero who tackled London Bridge terroristJohn Kennedy was charged with Mr Reilly's murder and attempting to defeat the ends of justice.

The 39-year-old was also charged with the murder of Jamie Campbell in Glasgow more than 13 years ago.

Scottish cold case: Man charged over death of a woman 35 years ago

  Scottish cold case: Man charged over death of a woman 35 years ago A man has been charged in connection with the death of a woman in Glasgow 35 years ago. © PA Mary McLaughlin was last seen alive in Glasgow on 26 September 1984 Mary McLaughlin was last seen alive leaving a bar in the Hyndland area after a night out on 26 September 1984.The 58-year-old's body was found six days later in her home on Laurel Street in the Partick area of the city.Despite protracted inquiries at the time, no one was arrested or charged.On Thursday, Police Scotland said that the case was re-investigated and that a 58-year-old man has now been arrested and charged over her death.

Mr Campbell, aged 47, died after an incident at Essenside Avenue, Drumchapel, on 4 March 2006.

Kennedy made no plea and was remanded in custody.

READ MORE: Man reportedly indecently touched and exposed himself on train bound for EdinburghThree men had previously appeared at Glasgow Sheriff Court last Tuesday after being arrested and charged in connection with the death of Mr Reilly.

Darren Eadie and Ross Fisher, both aged 28, and 54-year-old Morton Eadie were also charged with murder and attempting to defeat the ends of justice.

They also made no plea and were remanded in custody.

Man arrested and charged with carrying a gun outside Glasgow bar .
Nico's bar was rammed with Christmas revellers at the time of the incident. Police were called to reports of a man in possession of a firearm at Nico's Cafe Bar on Sauchiehall Street on Saturday night.

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