Police find body of man missing until July

14 August 2018, 15:31 | Updated: 14 August 2018, 15:33


A man's body has been found in a house more than two weeks after he was last seen.

Police found the body of Leigh McCracken, 37, at a property in Anderson Drive, Newton Mearns, East Renfrewshire at around 2.30pm on Friday August 10.

His death is being treated as unexplained following a post mortem.

Mr McCracken was last seen on Wednesday July 25 at Eastwood Health Centre.

Police are trying to piece together his final movements and urged anyone with information to contact them.

Detective Inspector Craig McPhail said: "We are continuing to try and piece together the last movements of Leigh to help us with our enquiries.

"The last confirmed sighting we have of Leigh was on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 at Eastwood Health Centre. We are appealing to anyone who may have seen him or heard from Leigh either on this date or after.

"We have been checking CCTV and making door to door enquiries in the area but would ask anybody who knows him or lives in the area and has any information that can help us to please come forward and contact us."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Helen Street Police Office via 101, quoting incident number 2206 of Friday August 10 2018 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be given anonymously.