Police in Glasgow have launched a murder probe after the death of a 43-year-old man.

Officers were called to Halley Place in Yoker at around 5pm on Tuesday, where Steven Savage was pronounced dead at the scene.

Steven's death was initially reated as unexplained, but following a post mortem examination officers are now treating it as murder.

His relatives are aware and a full report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.

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Detective Inspector Gillian Faulds of Greater Glasgow Division said: “Extensive police enquiries are ongoing into this death and officers are appealing to anyone with information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, to contact us.

"That information will assist us establish the exact circumstances surrounding his death and the motive for this murder.

“Detectives are also working to piece together Steven’s last known movements.

"I would ask anyone who seen Steven in the local area of Yoker and Knightswood between Sunday and Tuesday to come forward to officers, as that information is essential to our continuing investigation.”

Anyone with information is urged to cotnact police via 101 quoting reference number 2727 of September 17.

Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.