The body of a woman has been found outside a block of flats in Aberdeen.
Emergency services were called to Linksfield Court, Regent Walk, at around 5.10am on Thursday.
A woman was found dead outside the back of the building.
Enquiries into her death are ongoing and the area has been taped off by police.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 5.10am on Thursday, May 5, 2022, police were called after a woman was found deceased at the rear of flats on Linksfield Court, Regent Walk, Aberdeen.
“Enquiries are ongoing to establish the exact cause of her death.
“A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”
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