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Aberdeen beach rescue attempts 'heroic'

The efforts of emergency service personnel and members of the public at an incident on Aberdeen beach in which a mother and son died were "heroic", Police Scotland has said.

Chief Supt Campbell Thomson described the deaths of Lucas Walker, 6, and 37-year-old Julie Walker who had entered the sea to try and help her son, as tragic.

  • 21 Aug 2016