Artist's impression of man found dead in Aberdeen released to help appeal

Artist's impression The man's body was discovered earlier this month

Police trying to identify a man whose body was found in Aberdeen have released an artist's impression in the hope it may solve the mystery.

The man was found on Sunday 8 September in The Boardwalk at the beachfront. His death is not thought to be suspicious.

He was believed to be about 30, and had reddish/brown hair, green/hazel eyes and a freckled complexion.

He was wearing dark blue jeans, a black Adidas top, an orange Adidas top and grey shoes.

PC John Urquhart said: "It's very sad that this tragic case happened and we still don't know the identity of the person who has died.

"He's someone's son, and I think we would all empathise with how difficult this must be for his family in particular, who must be missing him at the moment.

"He must have neighbours and associates who haven't seen him or heard from him in over a week now, and may be wondering where he is.

"Someone somewhere will be missing him and we would ask people to come forward and help us."

He added: "In terms of his background and where he originates from, we retain an open mind."

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC North East, Orkney and Shetland

Weather

Lerwick

9 °C 5 °C

Features

  • The OfficeIn pictures

    Fifty landmark shows from 50 years of BBC Two


  • French luxury Tea House, Mariage Freres display of tea pots Tea for tu

    France falls back in love with tea - but don't expect a British cuppa


  • Worcestershire flagFlying the flag

    Preserving the identities of England's counties


  • Female model's bottom in leopard skin trousers as she walks up the catwalkBum deal

    Why budget buttock ops can be bad for your health


  • Two women in  JohanesburgYour pictures

    Readers' photos on the theme of South Africa


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.