Police arrest a man for the murder of Paul Halley in Carluke.

Murder accused appears at Lanark Sheriff Court for a second time.
Murder accused appears at Lanark Sheriff Court for a second time.

Police Scotland have tonight confirmed a 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of 43-year-old Paul Halley in Carluke.

Around 1020 am on Sunday, July 29, police received a report of a man’s body being found in a flat in Hozier Street in Carluke.

Following a post mortem examination police then revealed they were treating the death as a murder enquiry.

The 33-year-old man is due to appear before Lanark Sheriff Court on Monday, August 6.