Pair to stand trial over pool cue death

Evening Times - - NEWS -

TWO sus­pects ac­cused of at­tack­ing a man with a pool cue are to stand trial for his mur­der.

Kristo­pher Reynolds, 31, and Martin Ar­gye­lan, 26, al­legedly killed James Thom­son at his home in the Yoker area of Glas­gow in May this year.

Prose­cu­tors claim he was punched and then re­peat­edly struck on the head and body with a pool cue or part of the weapon.

Mr Thom­son is said to have been so se­verely in­jured, he died five days later in hos­pi­tal.

Reynolds and Ar­gye­lan yes­ter­day ap­peared for a short hear­ing at the High Court in Glas­gow.

Their lawyers en­tered not guilty pleas on their be­half.

Lord Burns set a trial due to be­gin in Glas­gow next May.

The case could last up to 10 days.

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