Police are investigating a possible sighting of a "dangerous and predatory" absconded prisoner.Ivan Leach, also known as Lee Cyrus, 47, went missing from North Sea Camp open prison in Boston, Lincolnshire, having failed to return from day release on October 9.
The last known sighting of him was in his home town of Preston on October 19.
Tayside Police said more than 100 sightings of him have been reported in the force area in the last two weeks. Grampian Police are now investigating a possible sighting of Leach in Aberdeenshire last night.
Two officers on a patrol saw a man matching his description on a bike in Claymore Crescent.