NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Image of missing Apollo fisherman Craig Reid released

Craig Reid Image copyright Police Scotland

The family of a fisherman lost overboard from a boat off Orkney have released a picture of him.

Craig Reid, 25, of Inverness, fell overboard from the Apollo on Monday morning about 20 miles off the coast.

A major air and sea search was launched but no trace of Mr Reid was found, and the search was stood down on Monday afternoon.

Police Scotland and the Marine Accident Investigation Branch are to carry out a joint investigation.

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