POLICE hunting for a pensioner who vanished while travelling home from hospital have found a body.
Ronald Pryde, 73, had not been seen since Monday lunchtime after getting off the bus on Lauder Road, Dalkeith, near to Waterfall Walk.
Police said the body was found in an area of ground off Newmills Road around 9.45am today.
Mr Pryde’s family have been informed and inquiries are ongoing to confirm the identity of the body. There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances.