Tayside and Central Scotland

Man's body recovered from water in Montrose

The body of a 49-year-old man has been recovered from the water near Montrose Bridge in Angus, police have said.

Emergency services went to the scene at the Montrose Basin after reports of a man in the water.

Officers said, despite resuscitation attempts, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man's family have been informed but his name has not been released. A report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.