Mum dies after attack in home

Police Scotland
Police Scotland

Police are following a definite line of inquiry after a 39-year-old woman was found dead in her Newton Mearns home.

Officers were called to the scene around Midnight on Tuesday and the property at Beech Avenue was sealed off.

It is understood the woman is the mother of two young children.

A forensic team also carried out a detailed search of the property in East Renfrewshire.

A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “Police inquiries are continuing and we are following a definite line of inquiry.”

Anyone with any information is being urged to contact the Police Scotland on 101.