Bomb disposal crews were called after concerns were raised over a device found on an Aberdeen beach.
Bomb disposal crews have been called after an object was discovered at the mouth of an Aberdeen river.
Part of Arbroath beach near the West Links playpark was cordoned off after the discovery of suspected ordnance. Coastguard crews attended the scene shortly before 1pm. They consulted bomb disposal personnel and it was confirmed the item was a fire extinguisher. For more on this story visit TheCourier.co.uk