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The top stories you need to know today include claims about the romantic past of the stepmother who killed Arthur Labinjo-Hughes, a yellow weather warning for snow in Scotland, plus a fraudster who conned hundreds of women out of thousands of pounds.
Here are the latest headlines from Scotland and beyond today.
Evil step-mum who killed Arthur Labinjo-Hughes ‘chased ex down street with garden spade’
A neighbour has stated that evil stepmother Emma Tustin chased a former partner down the road with a “garden spade”, amid claims that she would manipulate the men in her life.
Tustin, aged 32, was told that she must serve a minimum of 29 years behind bars after being found guilty of the murder of tragic tot Arthur Labinjo-Hughes, while his dad Thomas Hughes was informed that he must serve a minimum of 21 years after being found guilty of manslaughter.
Yellow weather warning for snow in Scotland as drivers warned of ‘tricky’ travel conditions
One to two cm of snow will fall at low levels with four to eight cm expected on higher routes.
The Met Office warning says: “Snow for a time this evening leading to tricky travel conditions, especially over hills.”
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Romance fraudster conned women out thousands and splurged cash in Glasgow shops
A romance fraudster conned hundreds of women out of thousands of pounds, including one terminally ill woman – and spent the proceeds in shops in Glasgow and elsewhere across the UK.
Osagie Aigbonohan, 40, originally from Lagos, Nigeria, used a number of aliases to contact women online through dating and social media sites, and in one case cheated a woman out of nearly £10,000.
Pensioner found dead on Edinburgh street as cops launch probe
A man found dead on an Edinburgh street has been named by police as pensioner Douglas Forbes.
The 78-year-old was discovered fatally injured at the road side around 8.50pm on Thursday, December 2.
An image of the man has now been released by police.
We told how police had launched a probe into the incident which occurred on Academy Park in the capital.
Bus driver sacked for being ‘too short’ after 34 years on the job
Tracey Scholes, who is 57 and measures five feet in height, states that she was one of few women in the job when she started driving buses in 1987.