Police look to trace relatives of Ayr man

Police Scotland is seeking the assistance of the media and the public in trying to locate the relatives of man who died in Ayr.

James Ian McBride Spiers died on Wednesday 3 June 2015 at Riverside Place, Scott Court in Ayr. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.

Mr Spiers was a regular at local pub, the Smugglers Bar in Ayr and is thought to have been a former Royal Marine.

Before moving to Ayr in June 2014 he lived in Barassie, Troon. He may also have connections in Maybole. Police have been advised that Mr Spiers may have had two children but it’s believed was not in touch with them.

Anyone who may have any information regarding Mr Spiers or any of his relatives is asked to contact officers at the Admin Unit at Kilmarnock Police Office on the non emergency number, 101.