Body Recovered - Isle of Lewis

By Reporter, The HighLand Times, Thursday September 14 2017

The body recovered in the Valtos area of the Isle of Lewis is that of missing person Torsten Kulke.

The 48-year-old was reported missing from his home in Germany on Monday, July 31, having travelled to the Western Isles.

His body was discovered on Saturday, August 12 following extensive searches.

There are no suspicious circumstances and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Commenting Inspector Jane Nicolson said:

"Our thoughts remain with Mr Kulke's family and friends at this very sad time.

"I would like to take the opportunity to thank the members of the public who assisted with information, as well as the various partner agencies who helped with the search activity."

 

 

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