A baby’s remains have been found near a cemetery.
A member of the public made the discovery in bushes by Seafield Cemetery in Edinburgh on Sunday night.
Police sealed off the area as they launched an investigation.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “We can confirm that officers were called to the Seafield area of Edinburgh around 5pm on Sunday after a member of the public reported having discovered what they thought were human remains.
“Police attended the scene near Seafield Cemetery and are currently investigating.”