Body discovered following a search for a missing person in the Wick area
22nd April 2014
Following a search for a missing person which commenced shortly after 11:30 hours on Monday 21 April 2014, police received a report from HM Coastguard that a body of a woman had been discovered on the shoreline in an area of Wick known locally as 'The Trinkie'.
Police can now confirm the identity of the body as:
Donna MacAlpine (22) from the Wick area.
Miss MacAlpine's family would now ask that the media respect their wishes to be left alone to grieve at this difficult time.
A report has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.