Body found in search for missing hillwalker Mary Molloy on Scots island

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

The family of Mary Molloy, 68, has been informed after the recovery of the body on the Isle of Rum on Saturday June 1.

She was last seen between the area between Trollabhal’ and ‘Bealach an Ehuarain’ on the isle of Rum at around 2.30pm on Saturday May 25.

Mary had been in contact with her family at around 6.30pm that evening, but it was feared she may have become disorientated as she was trying to make her way back to the Dibidil area.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "The woman has yet to be formally identified, however the family of Mary Molloy, who had been reported missing in the area, have been made aware.

"Enquiries are ongoing but there are no apparent suspicious circumstances.

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

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