Body Found In Search For Missing Hertfordshire Walker

5 August 2015, 07:52

A body has been found in the search for a missing Hertfordshire hillwalker in the Scottish Highlands.

Ian Bell, 60, was reported missing yesterday when he failed to return from a walk in Lochaber.

Search teams, including volunteers from the Lochaber Mountain Rescue team, scoured the Carn mor Dearg area where Mr Bell was believed to have been walking and found a body.

Formal identification has now taken place and Mr Bell's family have been informed.

Police Scotland said there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances and a report has been sent to the procurator fiscal.