South Scotland

Dunragit body find after missing man hunt

A body has been found on the Galloway coast following a police appeal for information about a man reported missing in the area.

The discovery was made near to Ringdoo Point at Dunragit at about 09:00.

Police had previously issued an appeal to try to trace a 61-year-old man missing from the Stranraer area.

A spokesman said the body had not been formally identified and the man would not be named until all family members had been notified.

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