A dad’s body has been found in the search for a missing festival reveller.Police confirmed the death after the family of James Richardson said he’d died. They were also notified of the body which was found near a farm in Forteviot, Perthshire this morning, around 10 miles from Strathallan Estate where the music bash is held.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police Scotland can confirm that the body of a man has been found near Forteviot, Perthshire this morning. The family of missing 29-year-old James Richardson have been informed. Enquiries into the full circumstances are continuing but the death is being treated as unexplained at this time.”
The 29-year-old dad-of-three was last seen getting off a bus on the A9 near Auchterarder at around 2.30pm on Monday. Frantic relatives and pals of James had made emotional appeals for information on Facebook. His wife Samantha, 28, wrote on Monday: “Just to let everyone know. We still haven’t heard any word on where Jim is.”