Police remain at Mikaeel's home as case continues

Police activity on the Ferry Gait Crescent in Edinburgh, near the home of Mikaeel Kular. Credit: PA Wire

Police remain on the Ferry Gait Crescent in Edinburgh close to the home of Mikaeel Kular.

Officers discovered a child's body late last night during their search for the three-year-old and it is understood they have detained Mikaeel's mother as part of the investigation.

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Mikaeel disappearance: 'Mother held' after body discovery

ITV News understands that Rosdeep Kular, the mother of three-year-old Mikaeel who was reported missing, is being detained by police after the discovery of a body in connection with the case.