A 38-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of John Dalziel in Paisley.

Mr Dalziel, 47, was found within a property on Whites Bridge Avenue in the town after emergency services were called to a report of a fire around 10.05pm on Thursday, 6th May.

He was found inside with serious injuries and taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where he died a short time later.

The 38-year-old man is expected to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court today. A full report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Main photo: John Dalziel