Highlands & Islands

Missing Glen Cannich hillwalker 'safe and well'

A search for a missing man has been stood down after he was found by a group of walkers.

The hillwalker had failed to complete a walking trip in the Glen Cannich area of the Highlands as planned on Sunday.

A search for the man, involving an RAF helicopter and Dundonnell Mountain Rescue Team, was launched on Monday.

The man, who is in his 60s and was well equipped and experienced, met the group of walkers in the Carn Nan Gobhar area.

Northern Constabulary said he was safe and well.