Two men on trial accused of murdering their housemate in Aberdeen have blamed each other for his death.
High Court in Aberdeen
A man accused of murder has claimed swelling on his knuckles was from years of working in a fish factory and nothing to do with the alleged attack.
A man has told a court he saw a murder-accused in “tears” and said he had spoken of an argument breaking out in a flat.
A forensic expert has told a murder trial the man who died may have been stamped on.
A police officer told a court he saw pools of blood next to an unconscious man who was allegedly murdered.
A neighbour of a man who was allegedly murdered in Aberdeen has told a court she heard banging and shouting coming from the flat on the night he died.
A victim of a “wicked” child rapist has said she hopes he will “rot in hell” after his appeal to slash his jail term was refused.
A forensics expert who examined a murder-accused’s clothing told a court he could not use it to piece together what happened to the dead man.
A speeding driver has admitted causing the death of a North-east pensioner by driving dangerously while overtaking two vehicles on a country road.
The teenager accused of murdering Bailey Gwynne told police he did not mean to stab him and had tried to save his life.
A youth accused of murdering a school pupil showed a friend a knife he had days before the attack, a court has heard.
A teenager died after being knifed in the heart during a fight at a school, a murder trial has heard.
A North-east man who was prosecuted after telling police he had a home-made gun was jailed for two years today.