Police have revealed that the body of a man has been recovered from the sea near to Auchmithie this morning (Thursday).
The body was spotted in the water by a fisherman at around 10.30 a.m. and he immediately contacted the Coastguard.
Tayside Division of Police Scotland were also informed and the Arbroath lifeboat was launched to recover the body.
Police say the family of missing Montrose man Ian Low, who was last seen a month ago are being kept informed of any developments.
Enquiries are now under way to establish the person’s identity.