Body found on Scots hill in search for missing man

Barry McBride.
-Credit: (Image: Police Scotland.)


A body has been found in the search for a missing man.

Police made the grim discovery at Kinnoull Hill near Perth on Saturday, July, 5. Formal identification has yet to take place but Barry McBride's family has been informed.

There are no suspicious circumstances.

A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal in due course.

Barry was reported missing from Perth, but was last seen in Dundee at around 3.30pm Thursday, 4 July.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "The body of a man was recovered from Kinnoull Hill near Perth during the morning of Saturday, 5 June.

"He has yet to be formally identified but the family of Barry McBride, 46, who had been reported missing in the area has been informed.

"There are no suspicious circumstances and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal."

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