Dead woman named

Police have confirmed that the body recovered from the river Nith in Dumfries was that of 42-year-old Hayley Jayne Astley from Heywood Place, Ryedale Road in Dumfries.

Investigations are continuing into the circumstances surrounding the death.

Dumfries and Galloway Police would like to speak to anyone who may have been in contact with Hayley before 10.30 pm on 2nd November.


Body found in Nith

The body of a female has been recovered from the River Nith in Dumfries.