Body pulled from Solway Firth on the border between Scotland and England

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A body has been pulled from the Solway Firth on the border between Scotland and England.

Police Scotland confirmed the discovery was made late on Saturday afternoon.

Police Scotland confirmed the discovery was made late on Saturday afternoon.

Police Scotland confirmed the discovery was made late on Saturday afternoon.

The force said in a statement: "Police Scotland can confirm that the body of a woman has been found within the Solway Firth, near to Cummertrees, Annan, on Saturday, January 11.

"The death is being treated as unexplained and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal."

A spokesman for the Maritime & Coastguard Agency said: "HM Coastguard was asked to assist Police Scotland with an incident overnight on the shoreline in the Cummertrees area of Solway Firth. Annan coastguard rescue team attended."

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