A man is due to appear in court on suspected murder and three attempted murders following a series of firearms incidents in north-west Scotland.
ohn MacKinnon, 47, died on Wednesday morning after a firearm was fired on the Isle of Skye.
Gunfire was also heard on the mainland near Dornie, Wester Ross.
A 39-year-old man has now been charged in connection with the murder of Mr MacKinnonPolice Scotland
Three others were hospitalized after the incidents, including a 63-year-old man who is in “critical” condition and a 32-year-old woman whose injuries were described as “severe”.
The 39-year-old suspect is due to be arraigned in Inverness Sheriff Court on Friday on charges relating to the alleged murder of Mr MacKinnon and alleged attempted murder of the three other people who were injured.
A police spokesman said: “A 39-year-old man has now been charged in connection with the murder of Mr MacKinnon and the attempted murder of three others who were injured.
“He is expected to appear in Inverness Sheriff Court on Friday 12 August 2022.”
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