Tayside and Central Scotland

Body found in search from Edwin Gillespie from Abroath

Edwin Gillespie
Image caption Edwin Gillespie went missing from his home in sheltered housing

Police searching for an 85-year-old man missing from his home in Arbroath have found a body.

Edwin Gillespie, who has dementia and lives at an address in Elmfield Avenue, went missing at about 11:00 on Friday.

A large air and sea search has been carried out.

Tayside Police said a body was found in the sea near Whiting Ness. Identification has not been confirmed.

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