Police are attempting to recover an item of clothing off the coast of Peterhead which officers believe could be connected to the disappearance of Ruairidh Sandison.
Searches are continuing for missing man Ruairidh Sandison six days after his disappearance.
Drones have been deployed as efforts to trace a missing north-east man were stepped up.
Officers are asking members of the public to continue sharing appeals and with anyone with information encouraged to come forward as the search for missing Ruairidh enters its third day.
Police are looking to trace Ruairidh Sandison after he went missing after a night out in Peterhead and Keith Roger, from Aberdeen, who may have travelled to Stirling.
Police are asking the public to check any garages or outbuildings they may have in case Ruaridh has sought shelter there.