A BODY, believed to be that of missing Mark McCubbin, has been found in a wooded area in Coylton.

The 27-year-old, from Drongan, was last seen on Sunday, May 13.

At around 5pm today, a body was found - although formal idenfication has still to take place, it is believed to be Mark McCubbin and his family has been informed.

A post mortem will take place in due course and the death is not being treated as suspicious.