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Ian MacDonald named as man found dead in Aberdeen

Ian MacDonald and Kathleen Cook Image copyright Police Scotland

A man found dead in Aberdeen has been named by police.

Ian MacDonald, 55, from Aberdeen, was found in the city's Foresterhill Road at about 03:00 on Thursday.

Police Scotland said his death was being treated as "unexplained" and inquiries were ongoing.

Relatives said in a statement: "We are thankful for all the support and well wishes we have received. His family, friends and colleagues are devastated at this sudden and shocking loss."

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