Body found in search for Banchory man

David Strachan was reported missing on Tuesday, November 19. Picture: Police Scotland
David Strachan was reported missing on Tuesday, November 19. Picture: Police Scotland

Police searching for a missing Banchory man have confirmed a man’s body has been found.

The discovery was made around 3pm on Friday, near the Scolty Hill area.

A Police Scotland statement said: “Formal identification has yet to take place however the next-of-kin of 51-year-old David Strachan, who was reported missing from Banchory on Tuesday, November 19, have been informed.”