Body found in search from Edwin Gillespie from Abroath

Edwin Gillespie Edwin Gillespie went missing from his home in sheltered housing

Police searching for an 85-year-old man missing from his home in Arbroath have found a body.

Edwin Gillespie, who has dementia and lives at an address in Elmfield Avenue, went missing at about 11:00 on Friday.

A large air and sea search has been carried out.

Tayside Police said a body was found in the sea near Whiting Ness. Identification has not been confirmed.

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