Pollokshields pensioner found dead outside her home

Police are not treating the death as suspicious
Police are not treating the death as suspicious

An elderly female from Pollokshields has been found dead outside her home in sub-zero conditions.

The woman, who has not yet been named was found lying in the garden at her Glencairn Drive home where she was pronounced dead by paramedics in the early hours of Sunday morning.

According to the Met Office temperatures in the area plummeted to well below freezing.

A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “Enquiries are ongoing after a woman was found dead outside her home.

“Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

“A post mortem will be carried out and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.”