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Body is missing St Andrews student Kieran McCann

Police have confirmed that a body found on a beach in St Andrews is that of a missing American student.

Kieran McCann, 18, was a first-year student at St Andrews University.

The teenager was originally from Los Angeles, California. His body was found at an area known as The Scores on Thursday afternoon.

Police said that while a post-mortem examination was still to take place, there were not believed to be any suspicious circumstances.

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