Man appears in court on murder charge after 42-year-old found dead in West Lothian

A 32-year-old man has appeared in court accused of a murder in West Lothian.

Wednesday, 7th July 2021, 5:05 pm
Keith Allan, 42, was found dead at a home in Falside Crescent, Bathgate, at around 8pm on Monday.
Keith Allan, 42, was found dead at a home in Falside Crescent, Bathgate, at around 8pm on Monday.

Keith Allan, 42, was found dead at a home in Falside Crescent, Bathgate, at around 8pm on Monday.

Dean Martin, 32, of no fixed abode, appeared at Livingston Sheriff Court on Wednesday charged with murder.

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He made no plea and was remanded in custody ahead of a further court date.

Following Mr Allan’s death, Detective Inspector Brian Manchester said: “Our thoughts are with his family, friends and everyone affected by this tragic incident.”

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