Highlands & Islands

Police name hillwalker found dead in Highlands

Stob Dubh
The hillwalker had been reported overdue from a trip on Wednesday

A hillwalker whose body was found after he was reported missing in the Glen Etive area of the west Highlands has been named by police.

James Baillie, who was 74 and from Edinburgh, was discovered near Stob Dubh on Friday.

The search had been sparked when Mr Baillie failed to return from a walk on Wednesday.

Police, mountain rescue teams, a helicopter and dog teams had been involved in the search operation.

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