Human Remains Found During Search For Missing Woman

Police Scotland have confirmed that human remains have been found during the search for missing 19-year-old Hazel North.

A search had been ongoing for Ms North, who was from Dunfermline and has been missing since 04 March.

Police have not yet been confirmed if the remains found in Dean Park are those of Ms North.

The investigation into Ms North's disappearance is ongoing.


Related UK National News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

26 March 2015
Armed Standoff Ends In Arrest
An armed standoff in the village of Cynwyd, North Wales, has ended with the arrest of a man. North West Police called armed officers and negotiators to the village at 21:45 on Wednesday after a man aged in his 20s had barricaded himself in a house and threatened police with a firearm.
17 December 2014
Missing Sheffield Woman Found In North Wales
South Yorkshire Police have confirmed that a missing Yorkshire woman has been found in north Wales. 48-year-old Michelle Webster, from Sheffield, has been missing since 08 December when her car was found in Colwyn Bay. A dog walker found Ms Webster on Wednesday in Penrhyn Bay, Conwy. She has been taken to hospital.
05 November 2015
'Human Remains' Found In Montrose
Human remains are believed to have been found by police at a house in Montrose, Angus. The discovery was made at the property at around 11.55pm on Wednesday, 4 November, as part of an ongoing missing person inquiry.
29 July 2013
River Search Resumes For 16-Year-Old
The search for a missing teenage boy who was swept into a river in Perth on Sunday has resumed. Friends of the missing 16-year-old raised the alarm just before 19:30 on Sunday night. It is understood that the boy got into difficulties while trying to cross the River Tay at North Muirton.
15 March 2007
Body found in search for missing diver
Police searching for a woman who disappeared while diving in a quarry in north Wales have recovered a body. Police divers had been searching for the woman, who is in her 40s and from Cheshire, since Sunday.