PROSECUTORS claim that on April 18 2017, Stewart attempted to murder Mr Cowie at his home by pushing him and repeatedly kicking him on his head and body. She also allegedly placed a plastic bag over his head and restricted his breathing. The Crown also claims on January 2 2018, Stewart murdered Mr Cowie by striking him on the head and body with a bottle before knocking him to the ground. It is also claimed Stewart stood on Mr Cowie’s neck and restricted his breathing.
Police at Alexander Terrace, Aberdeen, where the pensioner was found dead