Man's body recovered from Kirkwall Harbour
A man's body has been found in the water at Kirkwall Harbour. The alarm was raised with the authorities in Orkney at about 08:30.
The coastguard and police officers were called out. The body was recovered by a member of the public.
Police have said inquiries are continuing.
It is understood one line of inquiry being pursued by the police is that the man had fallen from a yacht in the harbour.
The man's identity will not be released until next of kin have been informed.