Body found - Benbecula

Rescue teams searching for missing Benbecula man James Davidson have found a body on the shorline near Liniclate, Benbecula.

No formal identification has taken place but search operations have been stood down.

A co-ordinated search got underway this morning (Wednesday) in the Creagorry and Liniclate areas for the missing 47 year old.

This search involved personnel from Coastguard, Hebridean Search and Rescue (HEBSAR), Coastguard Helicopter and Police.

During this search, at approximately 1045am, the body of a man was found by HEBSAR personnel.