Appeal as missing Bellshill man’s body found

A 21-YEAR-OLD Bellshill man has been found dead in South Calder Water.

The body of John Scott, of Community Road, was discovered last Thursday after an extensive search.

Mr Scott was reported missing last Tuesday - a day after he was last seen in Strathclyde Park, near Bellshill Golf Club.

Inspector Stuart Hurry said: “There would appear to be no suspicious circumstances, but we are continuing enquiries into John’s last movements.”

Mr Scott was 6’2” and of slim build with cropped brown hair.

He was wearing a red and white checked hooded top, dark blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone who saw him or spoke to him last week is asked to call Bellshill Police Office on 202400.