PART of a Tesco in Forres had to be sectioned off while emergency services attended to someone in difficulty, who was later pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police were called to the supermarket on Nairn Road on Sunday when a customer discovered the man in the toilet in need of immediate medical attention. 

A police spokesperson said: “At around 12.15pm on Sunday, January 8, police were called after a man was found unwell within a supermarket on Nairn Road, Forres. 

“Paramedics also attended, however, the man died at the scene.

“There would appear to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal."