Man killed his friend over improvised rap song
A man has admitted killing his friend after he took offence to an improvised rap song he was singing.
Kirk Nolan punched Ryan Watson on the face and neck at a flat in Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, on 11 August, after the victim mentioned his girlfriend.
The 24-year-old, who was epileptic, died after suffering a brain injury and damage to a vital artery.
Nolan, 28, admitted culpable homicide. Sentence was deferred and he was remanded in custody.
As he was later being lead to the cells at the High Court in Glasgow, Nolan turned to Mr Watson's family and said: "I'm so, so sorry."... read more
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