Body found in search for missing hillwalker Alison Fox

Police searching for a missing woman have recovered a body.

Friday, 2nd March 2018, 7:07 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd March 2018, 7:12 pm
Police seacrhing for missing woman Alison Fox have found a body, Picture: Police Scotland/PA Wire

Forth Valley Police discovered the body during the search for Alison Fox.

Officers and mountain rescue teams had been searching the Ochil Hills to trace the 51-year-old after she became lost on the hills near Menstrie on Thursday 1 March.

The body was found near to Dunyat Farm at around 2.15pm today.

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No formal identification has taken place at this time, however the Alison’s family have been informed.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding this death and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.