Highlands & Islands

Body found on shore between Avoch and Fortrose

A man's body has been found on a shoreline on the Black Isle near Inverness.

A member of the public made the discovery between Avoch and Fortrose at about 11.45.

Northern Constabulary said it appeared that the body had been in the sea for some time.

The police force said officers were at the scene and were also making inquiries to try to establish the man's identity.

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