Body recovered from Forfar Loch

TAYSIDE Police can confirm that a body of a man was recovered from Forfar Loch today (Thursday, Mar 28) at about 3 p.m.

He was identified at the scene as being 78-year-old George Roy of Forfar.

Mr Roy had been reported missing earlier today.

Mr Roy’s family are understandably upset by their sudden loss and have said that he will be greatly missed. They do not wish to make any further comments and have requested that their privacy is respected at this difficult time.

There are no suspicious circumstances and as with all sudden deaths a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.