UPDATE: Body found in Kirkcaldy

Police have confirmed that the body found in Kirkcaldy has been formally identified as Elisabeth Toledo, known as Libbi.

Libbi, aged 17, was reported missing around 1.45am on Tuesday 12th September when she didn’t return to her accommodation.

The body was discovered by officers searching for the missing teenager within a disused scrapyard at the junction of Denburn Road and Smeaton Road around 2.20pm on Thursday 21 September.

Police continue to work with the Scottish Fatalities Investigation Unit to fully explore the circumstances of Libbi’s death which is not being treated as suspicious.

Chief Inspector Adrian Annandale, Local Area Commander for Central Fife, said: “This is a tragic loss of a young life and our heartfelt condolences are with Libbi’s family and friends at this very difficult time.

“I want to take this opportunity to extend my sincere thanks to everyone who supported our investigation by coming forward with possible sightings and sharing our appeals for information.”