NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Helicopter searches for missing Peterculter man Douglas Bruce

Douglas Bruce Image copyright Not specified
Image caption Douglas Bruce was last seen on Wednesday morning

An RAF helicopter and police dogs have been called in to help search for a 78-year-old missing on the outskirts of Aberdeen.

Douglas Bruce, from Peterculter, has been missing since about 09:15.

Police Scotland said there was growing concern.

Mr Bruce is described as 5ft 2in tall, of medium build, with grey/white hair. He usually wears glasses with silver rims.

When last seen he was wearing a dark jacket with a hood, grey trousers, brown boots and a dark-coloured hat. He was also wearing a dark scarf.

Related Internet links

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