Murder enquiry launched after woman dies following incident in St Andrews

Bobby Jones Place, St Andrews. Pic: George McLuskie
Bobby Jones Place, St Andrews. Pic: George McLuskie

A murder enquiry has been launched after a woman who was involved in a serious incident in St Andrews died this morning (Tuesday).

Elizabeth Bowe (50) was pronounced dead at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee.

She had been found with serious injuries within a property in Bobby Jones Place, St Andrews, on Saturday (September 17).

Detective Inspector Rory Hamilton said: “This is a tragic loss and our thoughts and condolences are with Elizabeth’s loved ones.

“This investigation is now being treated as a murder enquiry and it will continue to be led by detectives from the Major Investigations Team.

“A 51-year-old man has been arrested and appeared at Dundee Sheriff Court yesterday (Monday) in connection with the incident. He has been remanded to custody.”

“Anyone with information that can assist our enquires is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.”