There were no shortage of shock tales for the Tele to repot in 2019.
THE family of a man who died in a Hogmanay taxi rank punch up have criticised police for failing to release how many officers were on patrol in Dundee the night he was fatally injured.
‘Despicable and cowardly’ – Man jailed for assault during fracas which led to death of Brian Fox at taxi rank
A man has been jailed for two years after carrying out assaults during a fracas which led to the death of tragic Brian Fox at the Nethergate taxi rank.
Family of Brian Fox say they knew ‘something was wrong’ from shortly after he died on New Year’s Day
The family of Brian Fox say they knew “something was wrong” from shortly after he died on New Year’s Day – but faced a two-day wait to have their worst fears confirmed.
‘Brian’s death could have been prevented with more police’: Family of tragic New Year death man speak out
The family of a man who died at New Year say a larger police presence in Dundee could have prevented his death in a taxi rank punch-up.
A man has been acquitted of killing a 62-year-old welder in a New Year’s Day taxi rank brawl after jurors accepted his claim of self-defence.
Prosecutors have called on jurors in the trial of the man accused of killing Brian Fox to “do the right thing” as they prepare to consider their verdict.
Advocates defending men accused of culpable homicide and assault in a New Year’s Day taxi brawl have made their closing remarks ahead of the jury retiring.
A man who fell to the ground and struck his head sustained “unsalvageable” brain injuries as a result, a trial has heard.
A man has pleaded guilty to assaulting a 62-year-old man who later died following a taxi rank fracas on New Year’s Day.
A court has heard a 62-year-old man told a crowd in a taxi rank bust up to “calm down” moments before he suffered a fatal head injury.
A lawyer acting for a man accused of killing a 62-year-old in a taxi rank scrap has challenged witnesses’ accounts that the man was “punched” before he fell to the ground.
Paramedics say it was ‘obvious’ Brian Fox had suffered ‘quite severe trauma’ when they arrived at Nethergate
A man’s head was “mushy” from a traumatic impact in the roadway at a Dundee taxi rank, a court has heard.
A man allegedly killed by two men at a taxi rank on New Year’s Day “did not need to get involved” in a commotion caused by a taxi’s “erratic” driving, a court has been told.
Witness says Brian Fox’s serious injuries were immediately apparent after he hit his head on the road
A man who fell to the ground in a taxi rank and later died was bleeding from the mouth and his eyes had rolled into the back of his head, a court has been told.
A court has been shown CCTV footage of the moment a 62-year-old man was allegedly knocked to the ground and killed on New Year’s Day.
‘He lay on his back… there was a horrible noise as his head hit the ground’: Trial of two men accused of killing Brian Fox on Nethergate begins
A woman has described the “horrible noise” as a man hit his head on the road beside a city taxi rank in the moments before his death.
Trial of two men accused of killing Brian Fox on Nethergate on New Years’ Day under way in Edinburgh
The trial of two men accused of killing a man in the early hours of New Years’ Day is underway.
A man who was allegedly murdered following an incident in the city centre hours into New Year’s Day will be laid to rest later this month.
Two men were today ordered to stand trial charged with murdering a man in Dundee just over an hour into the New Year.