Three people have appeared in court charged with murdering a man whose body was found at a nature reserve.
Steven Donaldson’s body was discovered in the car park at Kinnordy Nature Reserve near Kirriemuir, Angus, at 5am on June 7.
On Monday, two men and a woman appeared in private at Forfar Sheriff Court in connection with the death of the 27-year-old.
Steven Dickie and Callum Davidson, both 23, were charged with murder and breach of the peace, with Davidson also facing a charge of assault.
Tasmin Glass, 19, was charged with murder.
The three, all from Kirriemuir, made no plea and they were remanded in custody, the Crown Office confirmed.
The case was continued for further examination and they are expected to return to court next week.