Homeless unit man named

THE MAN who was found dead at the Angus Council homeless unit at Guthrie Hill, Arbroath, has been identified as 29-year-old Paul Thomson.

He was discovered in his flat at around 10 p.m. on Saturday. Emergency services attended but were unable to save him.

Police forensic officers remained at the scene well into the night and officers were back the next day.

An Angus Council spokeswoman confirmed the incident but was unable to release any further information.

She stated: “We are aware of the death of a resident at the Guthrie Hill unit on Saturday night and we are assisting the police with their investigation.”

As with all sudden deaths, police will send a report to the procurator fiscal.