17-year-old’s death in hospital sparks murder investigation

Share this article

A murder enquiry has been launched after the death of a 17-year-old.

Fife Police launched the murder investigation after teengager Gary Wallace died in the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, on Thursday, 22 March where he had been since the previous Sunday.

A man has already appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court in connection with the incident at Kelso Place, Kirkcaldy in the early hours of Sunday, 18 March.

Detective Inspector Andrew Girdwood, who is leading the investigation, said: “I would appeal for anyone who has any information, no matter how minor they think it may be, about this incident to contact the police as soon as possible. Fife Constabulary can be contacted on 0845 600 5702 or phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111”.