TWO SETS OF HUMAN REMAINS FOUND TODAY IN SCOTLAND
Human remains found on the outskirts of Edinburgh
15:44Thursday 14 January 2016
FORENSICS teams are examining the grounds of a property on the outskirts of Edinburgh after human remains were found.
Police said inquiries were at an early stage and detectives and forensics remained at the scene on Gogarstone Road.
A spokesman for Police Scotland said: “Officers were called to Gogarstone Road at around 4pm on Saturday, January 9 following the discovery of human remains within the grounds of a property.
“A detailed forensic examination is now underway to establish the full circumstances surrounding this, and further updates will be provided when available.”
POLICE SEARCH BEACH AFTER HUMAN REMAINS FOUND
By Tele Reporter,14 Jan 2016 11.13am
Police are searching an area of Angus today after a human jaw was found on a beach.
Officers were originally dispatched to Lunan Bay, south of Montrose, yesterday after a set of teeth were discovered.
It is understood that the remains are human and a team is now trying to determine who they belong to and how long they have been there.
Officers were set to return to the area today to continue their search for any other remains.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman told the Tele: “Police Scotland can confirm that investigations are being carried out following the recovery of a fragment of bone from Lunan Bay, Montrose yesterday afternoon.
“Inquiries are at an early stage.”
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