Man charged in connection with murder in Aberdeen

Jasmine Terrace, Aberdeen

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Police were called to Jasmine Terrace on Sunday

A 26-year-old has been charged in connection with murder after the death of a 60-year-old man in Aberdeen, police have said.

ScotRail worker Clifford Anderson died after an incident in Jasmine Terrace on Sunday.

Relatives said in a statement: “Cliff was a dearly beloved son, brother, uncle and a friend to many. He will be sorely missed by all.”

The man charged is expected to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

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Clifford Anderson died at the weekend

Mr Anderson had been taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary but later died.

Relatives added: “Cliff was a happy, friendly person. He was hard-working and dedicated to his job with ScotRail where he had been employed for over 30 years.”

Det Insp Gary Winter, from the major investigation team, said: “My thoughts are with Cliff’s family, friends and colleagues at this difficult time.

“There will be a significant police presence and activity in the area whilst we carry out our investigation into this incident.”

Police Scotland appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

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