Man found dead beside river on Christmas Day named by police

The body of Stanley Stewart, from Falkirk, was found in Glen Nevis, Lochaber, by a member of the public.

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Police have confirmed the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A man who was found dead beside a river on Christmas Day has been named by police.

The body of Stanley Stewart, from Falkirk, was found at the River Nevis in Glen Nevis, Lochaber, by a member of the public at around 11am on December 25.

Police have confirmed the death is not being treated as suspicious.

Detective inspector Andrew Bilton, of South Highland CID, said: “Our thoughts remain with Mr Stewart’s family at this difficult time. 

“We are grateful to everyone who helped our enquiries following our earlier appeal for information.”