A body has been found following a search of a north-east harbour.
Emergency services were called to Fraserburgh Harbour in the early hours of this morning following concerns a man had fallen into the water.
A search operation involving Coastguard and the local lifeboat was launched, however, police have confirmed a body has been recovered.
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Local Inspector Martin MacDougall said: “Inquiries are currently ongoing to trace the man’s next of kin so no further information will be released at the moment.
“This is a tragic incident and I would like to thank our partners for their assistance.
“Police officers will remain in the area meantime while inquiries are carried out and I would ask anyone who has information which could assist to call 101 quoting reference number PS-20181220-0165.”