Police are investigating after a man was found dead behind a supermarket.
Officers were called to the rear of the Tesco store in Huntly, Aberdeenshire, at around 5.30pm on Thursday after concerns were raised about a man.
He died at the scene.
Police said investigations are under way to establish what happened.
A spokesman said: "Inquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the death and an area at the rear of the Tesco building will remained cordoned off meantime.
"We would like to thank the local community for your patience."