Tayside and Central Scotland

Missing Loch Tay canoeist: Man's body recovered by police

Police searching for a 29-year-old canoeist who went missing on Loch Tay in Perthshire have found a man's body.

Darren Gilpin, from Edinburgh, was in the boat with another man when it capsized in the Killin area on Saturday evening.

His companion made it to the shore and raised the alarm. A major operation was launched, involving shoreline patrols and a search and rescue helicopter.

But on Sunday night, police said they had recovered a body.

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