A man who was found dead after a fire broke out at a house in Dumfries has been identified.
Stuart Collis, 51, lived alone at the property in the town's Bruce Dewar Mews.
Emergency services were called out at about 16:15 on Wednesday after a fire was discovered.
Mr Collis' body was found in the house and he was pronounced dead at the scene. A report has been sent to the procurator fiscal.
A joint police and fire service investigation is being carried out into the cause of the incident.