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Body of elderly man discovered on Buckie beach

The body of an elderly man has been found on a Moray beach, police have said.

The discovery of the corpse was made at Strathlene beach, near Buckie, at about 1000 GMT.

A Grampian Police spokesperson said inquiries were ongoing and a report would be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

However, it is understood the circumstances of the discovery of the body are not thought to be suspicious.

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