Mystery as body of young woman found on Highland beach

A woman's body has been found on a beach in the Highlands.

The woman's body was found on a beach near Fortrose, Highland (pictured). PIC: geograph.org/Lewis Clarke

Walkers made the discovery on the beach near to Fortrose and Rosemarkie Golf Club this morning.

Detective Sergeant Bryan Ronald said the death was being treated as unexplained.

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The unidentified woman was described as being in her late teens to early 30s and was wearing black Gap trousers.

Anyone who is concered for the whereabouts of a relative who matches the description is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting 0942 of 30 January.

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