Highlands & Islands

Remains of London man missing since 2009 found on hill

The remains of a man reported missing from London in 2009 have been found on a hill in the Monadhliath range, near Laggan in the Highlands.

A member of the public made the discovery on Sron Mhic Gille-Mhartainn at about 14:20 on Thursday.

Police in Aviemore were alerted and officers' inquiries established the remains were of a man reported missing by the Metropolitan Police.

His identity is not being released until his family have been informed.

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