Gun discovered in Edinburgh murder hunt

posted 17 Mar 2009, 06:37 by South Edinburgh Net Admin
Gun discovered in Edinburgh murder huntPolice investigating the murder of Edinburgh man Martyn Barclay are carrying out forensic tests on a gun found close to where the killing to took place.

Police investigating the murder of Edinburgh man Martyn Barclay have discovered a gun in woods close to the crime scene.

Dozens of officers have been searching the woodland in the Craigmillar area of the capital since last week. The gun was found in the grounds of  Craigmillar Castle and forensics experts are now carrying out tests to establish if the weapon was used to kill Mr Barclay.