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Body thought to be missing Andrew Gallacher

Andrew Gallacher Image copyright BBC - police handout
Image caption Andrew Gallacher has not been seen by his family since Friday

A body found in woods in Kilwinning is believed to be that of missing local man Andrew Gallacher, police have said.

The 20-year-old was last seen in a bookmakers in the town on Friday night.

His bike was later found in Dubbs Road, near a wooded area where the man's body was found on Tuesday afternoon.

A post-mortem examination will be held to establish the cause of death which is not being treated as suspicious. Mr Gallacher's family had been due to make an appeal to help trace him.

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