Police find body in search for missing Kennoway man

Police are searching for missing Robert Johnstone (86)
Police are searching for missing Robert Johnstone (86)

Police in Fife have discovered the body of a man in their search for missing 86-year-old Robert Johnstone.

Officers discovered the body on the outskirts of Kennoway around 11.30am today (Friday).

The pensioner was last seen on Cupar Road after leaving a friend’s house in Bonnybank around 7.15pm on Wednesday evening.

Robert’s family have been informed and ask to be allowed to grieve in private at this very sad time.

Police launched a wide search for Robert, who suffered from Alzheimers and angina, yesterday (Thursday) which involved a police helicopter and police dogs.