Scots shark attack victim named after hand found inside creature

These are the first pictures of the Scottish man whose arm was bitten off by a shark in the Indian Ocean

The man has been named locally as Richard Martyn Turner from Edinburgh.

The 44-year-old went missing while snorkeling off the coast of the French island of Réunion, in the Indian Ocean, reports say.

An arm found in a captured shark's stomach has been identified as his after his wife recognised the wedding ring on one of the fingers.

Mr Turner's wife,...
source: Daily Record

2019-11-08 10:38
Latest news from Daily Record
today 17:47 Hearts-daft Lee McGregor wants Kash Farooq rematch as he holds Tynecastle dream
today 17:47 Scotland's potential Euro 2020 play-off opponents confirmed as new nation enters draw
today 17:47 Creative Alexandria dad breaks into comic book world with new series
today 17:47 Former Alexandria businessman hits out over state of town
today 17:47 Lonely This Christmas: One elderly person on every street is isolated
today 17:47 Cambuslang family open up on their struggle with cerebral palsy, and the help of Bobath Scotland charity
today 17:47 Man found dead in Fife hotel as cops seal off building
today 17:47 Owen Hassan murder trial told how his mum found him covered in blood outside her Glasgow pub
today 03:05 Prince and the paedo is just latest grim royal tale but it may help sink House of Windsor
today 23:56 The John McGinn and Steven Naismith dream team Steve Clarke is backing to fire Scotland to Euro 2020
today 23:56 Nicola Sturgeon says Boris Johnson scared to debate her as SNP leader lays down challenge
today 23:56 Chip shop owner cleared of murdering 'nagging' wife with deep fat fryer
today 23:56 'Pure evil' Rapist tied up mum with hair straighteners and molested her two children at knifepoint
yesterday 17:38 Iceland threaten to walk away from Kilmarnock store over booze rules
yesterday 17:38 Pots of local talent on show at Perthshire design fair
yesterday 17:38 South Lanarkshire Council release report on number of minority workers
yesterday 17:38 General Election 2019 in Scotland – Key seats profiled as SNP and Tories battle for Stirling
yesterday 17:38 First picture of Glasgow dad who died after being found in NCP car park
yesterday 00:50 Steve Clarke fires warning to Scotland call-offs as he explains why he won't invoke five-day rule
2019-11-18 02:41 Celtic and Rangers Euro heroics could kibosh Scotland fixture postponement ahead of Euro 2020 play-off
Latest news from Great Britain
today 20:59 In testimony, EU ambassador Gordon Sondland demolishes Trump’s “no quid pro quo” claim
today 20:44 Rainbow Six Siege La Casa De Papel update live with PS4 and Xbox free weekend event
today 20:44 Jose Mourinho told he must adopt Chelsea style to succeed at Tottenham
today 20:44 Guilt season 2: Will there be another series of Guilt?
today 20:44 Labour candidate forced to backtrack after letting Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance slip
today 20:44 Heart attack: Eat this type of fish at least once a week to slash your risk
today 20:44 South China Sea news: US attacks ‘bully’ China and gives patrol boat to Vietnam
today 20:44 Tory civil war: George Osborne threatens to vote Lib Dem in furious snub to Boris
today 20:44 Hundreds of sharks ‘fill their stomachs’ in brutal ‘once in decade’ coastal onslaught
today 20:44 Prince Andrew steps back from royal duties – Queen grants approval after BBC interview
today 20:44 Amir Khan recalls Caitlyn Jenner blunder as I'm A Celebrity star apology video resurfaces
today 20:44 Britons FURIOUS with Jeremy Corbyn over new attack on pensioners - ‘The man’s a BUFFOON!’
today 20:08 Britain's Prince Andrew halts public duties over sex scandal
today 19:56 Prince Andrew's retirement reflects the Queen's political savvy
today 19:56 Amazon cuts the price of an Echo Plus by £95 for Black Friday
today 19:56 NowTV Black Friday deals are live now and there are massive discounts
today 19:56 NowTV Black Friday deals are live now and there are massive discounts
today 19:56 Lotto results LIVE: Winning National Lottery numbers for Wednesday November 20 draw
today 19:56 After Amazon ruined Christmas, now there's another delivery hiccup
today 19:41 Greece to move migrants from camps to detention centres
today 19:41 Bailiffs accused of 'inhumane' eviction of anti-fracking activists
today 19:41 Palestine solidarity group in court for landmark case
today 19:41 CWU lodges appeal against High Court judgment
today 19:41 Macron crisis: France set for Christmas chaos as strike action threatens commuter hell
today 19:41 Throat cancer symptoms: Are you at risk? Six key warning signs
today 19:41 Moon landing shock: Buzz Aldrin admits ‘no sensation’ during liftoff in unearthed footage
today 19:41 Pope Francis: The Vatican leader’s Catholic Church tradition of washing prisoners' feet
today 19:41 How much did Kate Middleton’s wedding tiara cost? Was it more than Meghan Markle’s?
today 19:41 Tropical Storm Sebastien update: Swirling 50mph vortex STRENGTHENS - latest track
today 19:41 Brits turn to refurbished and second-hand items to live a more sustainable life
today 19:41 Jeremy Corbyn U-turn: Labour leader tried to abolish monarchy but now wants to ‘improve’
today 19:41 Jack P Shepherd health: Coronation Street star reveals condition that makes him ‘go blind’
today 19:41 Meteor shower 2019: What time is the Unicorn Meteor Storm? How to watch it?
today 19:41 Queen Elizabeth II wedding: Mishap REVEALED at monarch’s wedding to Philip 72 years ago
today 19:41 'What evidence have you got?' Labour MP challenged on claim Tories will 'sell off' NHS
today 19:41 James Bond odds: 'Clear FAVOURITE' to replace Daniel Craig after a 'SURGE' of bets
today 19:41 Queen filmed leaving Buckingham Palace after Prince Andrew steps back from royal duties
today 19:41 ART INVESTMENT FRAUD: Consumer ‘persuaded’ to hand over Dali print and pay £5,000
today 19:41 China torture shock: British consulate worker reveals horrifying ordeal after seizure
today 19:05 Queen Elizabeth presents naturalist Attenborough with award for ocean pollution fight
today 19:05 Johnson raises prospect of multi-billion pound payroll tax cut
today 19:05 Prince Andrew halts public duties over sex scandal
today 18:53 Sick teacher used toilet peephole to film kids at motorway services
today 18:53 Iconic Joshua Tree shop on Newland Avenue has a brand new look
today 18:53 Iconic Joshua Tree shop on Newland Avenue has a brand new look
today 18:38 Men’s Football Supporters Trust left feeling uneasy with Tottenham’s appointment of Jose Mourinho
today 18:38 Jeane Freeman vows to protect QEUH whistleblowers
today 18:38 The evil of Auschwitz laid bare
today 18:38 Richard Leonard calls for universal credit to be ‘terminated’
today 18:38 Jo Swinson ‘disgraceful’ for being prepared to use nuclear weapons if PM
Watch the news from UK on Facebook