Police Scotland can confirm that a 20-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a 51-year-old man at an address in Cuminestown, Turriff, on Wednesday (June 26, 2019). He is expected to appear at court tomorrow (Friday, June 28).
A 22-year-old man who was also arrested in connection with the murder has been released pending further enquiries.
The 51-year-old man who died has been formally identified as Anthony McGladrigan.
Anthony’s family issued the following statement
Tony was loved, brave and an amazing son, husband, father, brother and exceptional friend. He will be missed every day. The family are devastated and would like privacy at this difficult time.
Anyone who heard or saw anything in the area is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 0441 of 26 June.