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Searches carried out for man missing from Plockton

James Fewell Image copyright Police Scotland

Searches are being carried out for a 62-year-old man who has gone missing from the Plockton area.

James Fewell, known as Bruce, was last seen at the Plockton Hotel at about 00:30 on Saturday.

The Coastguard helicopter, the RNLI and Kintail mountain rescue team have been involved in the search for him.

He is 6ft 1in tall, slim, with long, dark hair he ties in a pony tail. He was wearing a blue woollen jumper and a pair of yellow wellington boots.

Ch Insp Alastair Garrow said: "Bruce is a well-known face in Plockton where he lives and works.

"We are searching the coastline and the harbour area where he lives, along with our partners.

"In addition local fish farm vessels have turned out to help and I would like to thank them for their assistance. We are also doing a huge amount of work into other possible lines of inquiry.

Anyone with information about Mr Fewell's whereabouts should contact police.

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