Body found at Occumster confirmed as missing man Stefan Sutherland

Stefan Sutherland Stefan Sutherland was reported missing from Lybster in Caithness

A body found on a shoreline last Tuesday has been confirmed as that of 25-year-old Caithness man Stefan Sutherland.

The discovery was made by a member of the public on the shoreline near Occumster.

Police, members of a mountain rescue team and search dogs had been involved in a search for Mr Sutherland.

He had been reported missing from Lybster on 6 September.

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