Highlands & Islands

Highland police find sex offender Scott Murray

Northern Constabulary have traced a sex offender who absconded from a secure psychiatric unit in Inverness.

Officers had said they were anxious to trace Scott Murray and return him to hospital. He had been undergoing a compulsory treatment order.

They advised people not to approach him but to contact police immediately if he was spotted.

27-year-old Murray disappeared after being seen early on Wednesday in Inverness.

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