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Body of missing man Michael Pringle recovered from River Orchy

Michael Pringle
Mr Pringle's body was found in the River Orchy

The body of a man who went missing while on a camping trip with his father in Argyll has been found.

Michael Pringle, 25, from Kilmarnock, was last seen walking along the A85 from Loch Awe village in the early hours of last Sunday morning.

Police divers recovered his body from the River Orchy, between Kilchurn Castle and Loch Awe, at about 12:50.

Relatives have been informed and a post mortem examination is due to be carried out.

A spokeswoman for Strathclyde Police said: "There would appear to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

"A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal."

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