Three appear in court charged with 1996 murder of Scottish schoolgirl

Three appear in court charged with 1996 murder of Scottish schoolgirl

Three people have appeared in court in Scotland charged with the murder of the 14-year-old schoolgirl Caroline Glachan in 1996. Robert O’Brien, 43, Andrew Kelly and Donna Brand, both 42, appeared in private before Dumbarton sheriff court. Police had confirmed the arrests earlier on Thursday. The three accused, all from Dumbarton, made no plea or declaration and were remanded in police custody. They are due to return to court next week. DCI Stuart Grainger, of Police Scotland’s major investigations team, said: “I would like to thank the members of the public who have assisted with our investigation and those who have come forward with important information surrounding Caroline’s death.” Caroline, from Bonhill, was found dead on the banks of the River Leven in Renton, West Dunbartonshire, on 25 August 1996. …
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