Highlands & Islands

Overdue Glen Etive walker named by police

John King
Image caption John King failed to return home after going for a walk in Glen Etive

Police searching for a hillwalker missing in the Highlands have named him as John King.

The 63-year-old, from Bishopbriggs, Dunbartonshire, failed to return home on Tuesday night from a trek in Glen Etive.

Mountain rescue teams from Glencoe and Lochaber were continuing the search on Friday.

Mr King, who was carrying a red rucksack, had set out for a walk near the mountain Buachaille Etive Mor.

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