Wednesday 17 May 2017

Body found in search for missing Ayrshire archivist

Sad news in that a body has been found in the search for missing 32 year old Ayrshire based archivist Alexander Singerman.

Ayrshire Police Division has issued the following release:


With reference to our previous releases regarding 31 year-old Alexander Singerman, who was last seen in Auchencruive in Ayrshire on Wednesday 10 May 2017, please note:

Around 1115 hours today, Wednesday 17 May 2017, the body of a man was found in the area of Auchincruive Estate. Formal identification has still to take place, however, police believe the body to be that of Alexander Singerman and his family have been informed.

A post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the exact cause of death, however, the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A full report will be forwarded to the Procurator Fiscal.

The BBC also has the story at


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