NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Inquiry follows discovery of body on Orkney island of Flotta

The unexplained death of a man on the Orkney island of Flotta is being investigated by police.

The body was discovered at an address in the island on Monday.

Inquiries are being carried out into the circumstances surrounding the man's death, and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Northern Constabulary said that details of the man would not be released until formal identification had taken place and next of kin notified.

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