Cops following‘a positive line of inquiry’ in murder investigation
Detectives investigating the death of a 25-year-old man in Bellshill have now launched a murder inquiry.
At around 4.40am on Wednesday, October 3, police were called to a report of a man found seriously injured on Bellvue Crescent, Bellshill.
He was taken by ambulance to University Hospital Monklands, but died a short time later.
Following a post-mortem examination, the death is being treated as murder and a major inquiry has been launched.
The 25-year-old man can be named as Ross Gow.
Relatives are aware and a full report will be forwarded to the Procurator Fiscal.
Detective Inspector Susan Balfour, from the Major Investigation Team, said:“our inquiries are continuing to establish the circumstances surrounding this death and officers are following a positive line of inquiry.
“Information has been received that Mr Gow was involved in an altercation with another man within a house in Bellvue Crescent early on Wednesday morning, and officers are currently carrying out inquiries in that street.
“Again I would ask anyone who was in the area of Bellvue Crescent between 3am and 5am on Wednesday morning who saw anyone, or any vehicles to come forward to detectives.”
Anyone with information should contact Wishaw Police Office through 101 quoting reference number 0310 of Wednesday, October 3, 2018.
Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.
Investigation Ross Gow died last week