Muirhouse man who killed partner in Edinburgh due to be sentenced

A man who killed his partner in Edinburgh after subjecting her to an horrific level violence is due to be sentenced today.

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 10:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 10:43 am
Robert Douglas is due to be sentenced today

He is due to appear at the High Court in Edinburgh today (Wednesday) for sentencing.

Officers were contacted after Marie's daughter raised concerns for her welfare and, after visiting the property, 61-year-old Marie was found dead within.

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Robert Douglas is due to be sentenced today

Douglas was also found injured and taken to hospital before later being charged with murder.

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