Stab death probe cops ar­rest man, 45

Daily Record - - INFO - ALAN McEWEN alan.mcewen@trin­i­tymir­

A MAN has been ar­rested in con­nec­tion with the death of a sus­pected mur­der vic­tim whose body lay undis­cov­ered for weeks.

Alan Glancy, 47, was found by a fam­ily mem­ber at his home in Port Hamil­ton, Ed­in­burgh, ear­lier this month.

Of­fi­cers used a search war­rant to gain ac­cess to an ad­dress in the city’s Long­stone on Tues­day.

Last night, po­lice con­firmed a 45-year-old man has been de­tained in con­nec­tion with Alan’s death.

Po­lice ini­tially told Alan’s fam­ily they sus­pected his death was drug re­lated.

But a post-mortem es­tab­lished the Hibs fan had been stabbed to death.

A fam­ily mem­ber said the last known sight­ing of Alan was on Jan­uary 9.

De­tec­tive chief in­spec­tor David Pinkney said: “Our in­quiries are on­go­ing.”

VIC­TIM Alan Glancy

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