Police are appealing for information after a man was reported missing near Inverness on Christmas Eve.
Michael McColl was last seen in the Raigmore Estate area at around 11pm on Monday December 24.
The 33-year-old is described as being around 6ft tall with a slim build and pale complexion.
He has short brown hair and speaks with an Inverness accent.
Mr McColl is said to regularly wear a blue denim jacket with grey cotton sleeves, black jeans and a black beanie style hat and has lip and nose piercings.
Acting Inspector Shahid Maqsood said: “As time passes we naturally grow increasingly concerned for Michael and want to ensure that he is safe.
“I would urge anyone who believes they may have seen him or who has any other information which help us to get in touch as soon as they can.
“You can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting reference NN12859/18.”