Galashiels death treated as 'unexplained'

The death of a 55-year-old man found in a Galashiels flat is being treated as 'unexplained'.

Police were called the Langlee Road area on the morning of the 1 December.

A forensic team thoroughly searched the property as part of an investigation into the circumstances behind the sudden death.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We were called around 11.10 am on Sunday, 1 December,to an address in the Langlee Road area of Galashiels following the sudden death of a 55-year-old man.

"The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal."