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Man charged over death of Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh

The 48-year-old was shot as he walked down the stairs to his Edinburgh flat on April 17.

A teddy bear left near the scene of the shooting of T2 Trainspotting star Bradley Welsh (Jane Barlow/PA)
A teddy bear left near the scene of the shooting of T2 Trainspotting star Bradley Welsh (Jane Barlow/PA)

A man has been charged in connection with the death of T2 Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh.

The 48-year-old was shot as he walked down the stairs to his Edinburgh flat on April 17.

Police confirmed on Monday a 28-year-old man had been charged in connection with the actor’s death.

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Forensic teams at Chester Street in Edinburgh (Jane Barlow/PA)

He is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

A statement from police added: “He is also charged with the attempted murder of a 48-year-old man and the serious assault of a 22-year-old man in Pitcairn Grove on Wednesday Mach 13.

“Members of the public are thanked for their assistance with both of these investigations.”

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