Police probe discovery of body on Highland beach

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POLICE are investigating the discovery of a an unidentified body found lying on a Highland beach.

The remains were discovered at Nairn Beach, 15 miles north east of Inverness, on Tuesday morning.

Police have contacted the families of local missing people in a bid to identify the body.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Following a report from a member of the public this morning, a body has been recovered from the shoreline at Nairn Beach.

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“Police are contacting the next of kin of all current missing people. A further update will be issued when formal identification is complete.”

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