Death of couple in Gavir, Western Isles not suspicious

Published 25 November 2016
On Friday 18th November, Police in the Western Isles were alerted to the sudden deaths of a man and woman at Gravir, South Lochs. 

Following a full investigation into the circumstances, Police can now confirm that the deaths of Morag (Maureen) MacMillan, aged 67 and Donald MacMillan, aged 73, are not being treated as suspicious. 

Detective Inspector Richard Baird said, "The tragic and untimely deaths of Mr and Mrs MacMillan have understandably shaken the local and wider communities of the Western Isles and our sympathies extend to everyone who knew the popular and highly respected couple. Officers would like to thank members of the local community for their support and co-operation during the investigation." 

Reports have been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal. 

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