Man appears in court over Wester Hailes murder charge

Edinburgh Sheriff Court.
Edinburgh Sheriff Court.

A 41-year-old man has appeared on petition at Edinburgh Sheriff Court charged with murder.

David Geddes made a brief appearance in private before Sheriff James Scott. No plea was made and the case was continued for further inquiry. Geddes was remanded in custody.

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His appearance in court on Tuesday follows the death of 35-year old Jaymie Hall at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary last Saturday evening. Mr Hall had been found seriously injured in Drumbryden Gardens, Wester Hailes.