Highlands & Islands

Man's body found in the sea off Tongue in Sutherland

A man's body has been recovered from the sea off Tongue in Sutherland.

Police are working to formally identify the body which was found in the water near Neave Island.

It followed a search by local coastguards and the Stornoway coastguard helicopter on Tuesday morning.

Cumbria Constabulary said the family of a man reported missing in the north of Scotland are being comforted while identification takes place.

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