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Murder Inquiry Launched After Man’s Death in Greenock

A murder inquiry has been initiated following the death of a 37-year-old man in Greenock, Scotland. The incident occurred around 9.50pm on Sunday, July 30, 2023, on Angus Road, where officers responded to reports of a disturbance involving three men.

All three men were immediately transported to the hospital, but tragically, the 37-year-old man was pronounced dead shortly after arrival. The authorities are treating the death as a murder, and his next of kin have been informed of the devastating news.

In connection with the incident, a 46-year-old man has been arrested, and police investigations are currently underway. Detective Inspector Ally Semple from the Major Investigation Team expressed their condolences, stating, “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the man who died at this very difficult time.”

To address concerns within the local community, Inspector Semple assured that this appears to be an isolated incident, and there is no perceived threat to the wider community. A dedicated team of officers is working diligently on the investigation, and a visible police presence will be maintained in the area to ensure public safety.

Authorities are actively reviewing CCTV footage from the vicinity, and door-to-door inquiries are also being conducted to gather crucial information. Detective Inspector Semple urged anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area but has not yet come forward to contact the police immediately.

Members of the public can reach out to the police by calling 101 and quoting incident number 3916 of July 30, 2023. For those who wish to provide information anonymously, Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111.

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