A body has been found in the search of a missing Johnstone man.

Kevin Turner, 50, was last seen at his home address on Quarrelton Grove at 3am on Sunday morning.

Police Scotland have confirmed the body of a man was found close to Thorn Brae at 10.20am this morning. 

While formal identification of the body is yet to take place, the family of Mr Turner have been made aware of the discovery. 

A post mortem will be carried out in due course to establish the exact cause of death. 

The death is not being treated as suspicious.