Two arrested for Aitchison murder

TWO men have been arrested in connection with the murder of 16 year old Liam Aitchison.

A 20 year old man was arrested on Saturday (December 10), and on Sunday (December 11) a 21 year old man was charged in connection with the murder.

Both men are at present in custody and a report is being made to the Procurator Fiscal.

Liam’s body was discovered at a derelict house in the Steinish area of Stornoway on Tuesday, November 29, following a missing persons search.

The teenager had last been seen on the evening of Tuesday, November 22.

Over 60 people – including detectives, enquiry officers, specialist search teams, forensic staff and support staff – have been involved in the murder enquiry.