UPDATE: Woman charged following man’s death in Erskine

2nd Jan 2021

A man has died after an attack in Erskine on New Year’s Day, Friday 1st January 2021.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Three people have been arrested after a 21-year-old man died in Erskine on New Year’s Day, Friday 1 January 2021.

Officers were called to the Park Drive area of Park Mains around 12.55pm following reports of an assault.  There will be a police presence in the local area and enquiries are continuing.”

Death of man, Park Drive, Erskine – Update – Sunday 3 January 2021


Police Scotland have advised that a 27 year-old woman has been charged in connection with the death of a 21-year-old man in Park Drive, Park Mains, Erskine on Friday 1 January 2021.

A 18 year-old man has been charged with assault and a 21 year-old man has been released without charge.

The woman and man are expected to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court on Tuesday 5 January 2021.

On Sunday afternoon, 3 January, Police Scotland confirmed the name of the man who died following an incident in Park Drive, Erskine on Friday 1 January 2021 as 21-year-old Darren Russell from Erskine.  His family has asked for privacy at this time.

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