Jill Harrison, 22, and Danny Earl, aged 25, died in the fire in Knock in the early hours of Sunday 1 April.Read the full story ›
Danny Earl and Jill Harrison, 22, died in the fire in Knock in the early hours of Sunday 1 April.Read the full story ›
A man who was killed after a fire broke out at his home in Dumfries has been named by police as 51-year-old Stuart Collis.
Mr Collis lived alone at a property in Bruce Dewar Meuse.
Emergency services attended the scene on Wednesday 3 January after 4.15pm and found Mr Collis, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
A report has been sent to the Procurator Fiscal. The cause of the fire is yet to be confirmed.
A man has died in a house fire in Bruce Dewar Meuse, Dumfries.
The fire was discovered at the property at around 4.15pm on Wednesday 3 January. Emergency services attended and discovered the body of a man, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
A joint fire investigation will take place today (Thursday 4) to work out the cause of the fire. The Procurator Fiscal has been informed.
A third man has now been arrested in connection with the suspicious fire at a house in Northfield Park, Annan.
The 24-year-old man from Dumfries was arrested on Monday 4 December 2017. A report has been sent to the Procurator Fiscal.
Two men from Dumfries have been arrested in connection with a suspicious house fire in Northfield Park, Annan. The men are aged 22 and 23.
The incident happened in the early hours of Monday 6 November 2017.
A report has been sent to the Procurator Fiscal at Dumfries.
A fire has destroyed a house in Annan during the early hours of this morning.
Police officers are working with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to find the cause of the incident at the house in Northfield Park.
A vehicle parked in front of the house was found alight at around 12.15am and the fire quickly spread to the property.
No one was injured in the blaze.
Police Scotland has named the woman who died at the scene of a fire in St Johns Close in Sorbie on the Monday as 89 year old Mona Stephenson.
The fire was discovered at around 7.30pm and emergency services were called by neighbours.
The woman was taken out of the house by neighbours, but was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service are currently investigating what happened.
“We are currently carrying our enquiries to establish the full circumstances surrounding this tragic event.
" We are keen to hear from anyone who may have had recent contact with the victim Mona Stephenson in the past few days, or indeed were in the area of St Johns Place in the early evening of Monday 26 January 2015, to get in touch with us through 101 if they can help.”
An 89-year-old woman has died, after a fire at a house in Dumfries and Galloway.
The fire was discovered at around 7:30pm on Monday, 26 January, at the House on St John's Place, in Sorbie, Newton Stewart.
Neighbours removed the woman from the house, but she died at the scene.
The fire and rescue service and Police Scotland are currently investigating the cause of the fire.
Firefighters in Dumfries and Galloway were called to a house fire in Lockerbie in the early hours of this morning.
The blaze, which is believed to have been started in the chimney, caused severe damage to the bedroom of the property in Kirtlebridge