Body of missing man found

THE body of a southside man reported missing two weeks ago has been discovered in Eaglesham.

Police found the car used by Donagh Hickey (30) from Minard Road in Shawlands, last Wednesday and continued a search of the area.

His body was discovered at around 3pm on Sunday in the wooded area between Eaglesham and Jackton in South Lanarkshire.

Mr Hickey, originally from Ireland, was last seen by his flatmate, on August 4.

Police have confirmed that his family are aware, and that a post mortem examination will take place to determine the cause of death.