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Operation Legional

Police Scotland are appealing for information in relation to the murder of Mark Deavin in Glenrothes.

Details of Incident

Detectives in Glenrothes are appealing for information following the murder of a 41 year old man in the town.


Mark Deavin was found injured in Boblingen Way around 1.40am on Saturday, 17 July, 2021 and was pronounced dead at the scene.


His family have asked us to release a statement on their behalf: "We are completely devastated by his murder. He was a much loved brother and uncle and will be sorely missed by all.

Detective Chief Inspector Kevin Houliston of the Major Investigation Team, said: “We are keen to speak to anyone who saw Mark on Friday evening or into the early hours of Saturday morning."



Contact Information

Anyone who can help is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting reference 0413 of 17 July, 2021. Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously through the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by submitting information via the link at the bottom of this page.