A 21-year-old man has appeared in Perth Sheriff Court charged with murder.
Robbie Smullen, 21, from Perth, made no plea as he was accused of the murder of Barry Dixon, 22, who was found fatally injured at a top floor flat in Wallace Court in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Mr Smullen was also charged with assaulting Paul Booth at Nimmo Avenue on Monday.
The murder accused made no plea to the charges and was remanded in custody.
Mr Smullen faces a charge of assaulting Mr Dixon and that he did “strike him on the body with a knife or similar instrument all to his severe injury, danger to life and did murder him”.
He is expected to appear in court again next week.