Search for missing Inverness businessman Ewan Barras
Police, search dogs and an RAF mountain rescue team are searching for a missing Inverness businessman.
Ewan Barras, 46, was reported missing on Wednesday. He was last seen at his home in the city's Milton of Leys area at 06:30.
Mr Barras' businesses have included the running of pubs in Inverness, including The Phoenix.
A Sea King search and rescue helicopter stationed at RAF Lossiemouth was involved in searches made on Wednesday.
A golf course and land close to his home have been searched.
Northern Constabulary has also handed out posters showing a photograph of Mr Barras and a description of him to shops in the city.
Mr Barras is described as white, 5ft 8" in height, with short brown shaved hair.
He was wearing a brown suede thigh-length jacket, black trousers, boots, a white polo t-shirt and a navy blue jumper.