A man is due in court in connection with the death of a woman in North Glasgow.

Police were called to a property on Rye Road in Barmulloch at around 12:10 pm on Sunday.

Upon arrival, they discovered that the 50-year-old, who has today been named as Amanda McAlear, had sustained serious injuries.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

It has now been confirmed that a man has been arrested and charged in connection with her death.

The 62-year-old is due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court today.

Amanda's family have issued the following statement through Police Scotland: "Amanda was a much-loved mother, daughter and sister, who will be sorely missed."

Detective Chief Inspector Frank Travers, of Police Scotland’s Major Investigation Team, said: "Our thoughts remain with Amanda's family at what continues to be a difficult time for them.

"Our enquiries indicate that this appears to be an isolated incident and there is no risk to the wider community.

"I would also like to thank the local community for their patience, help and assistance during our investigation and to those who came forward with information."