The people of Donegal town and environs were shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic death of Aaron Scott, of Copany, Donegal Town yesterday morning.
The popular 26-year-old, who worked at LIDL, was reported missing early yesterday morning.
Gardaí then received a report of a car at Lough Eske and, on investigation, recovered his body from Lough Eske at around 11am.
Supt. Leo McGinn confirmed that there are “no suspicious circumstances” in relation to the death.
The deceased is the son of Jim and Ina Scott and is also survived by two sisters.
A neighbour, who asked not to be named said: “We are all shocked and deeply saddened at the news of Aaron’s death. It’s unbelievable.
“Everyone spoke so highly of Aaron. He was a wonderful person - so kind, outgoing and generous - a real gentleman.”