Body found in search for missing St Andrews student
Police searching for a missing St Andrews student have recovered a body from a beach in the town.
Kieran McCann, originally from Los Angeles, has been missing from his student flat since Tuesday night.
Officers searching for the 18-year-old confirmed they had recovered a body from a beach, although no formal identification has yet been made.
Fellow students called off plans for a mass search for Mr McCann following the find.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said inquiries were ongoing to establish the circumstances of the death.