Tayside and Central Scotland

Body found in search for missing Perth pensioner William Clark

William Clark Image copyright Police Scotland

Police searching for a missing 71-year-old man in Perth have confirmed that a body has been found.

Formal identification is yet to take place, however, the family of William Clark have been informed.

Mr Clark, known as Billy, was reported missing from the Muirhall Road area of Perth on Saturday evening.

Emergency services had been conducting searches in and around the River Tay.