Police confirm missing teenager last seen in Sunderland has been found

Cleveland Police have confirmed that a missing teenager who was last seen in Sunderland has been found.

Wednesday, 9th October 2019, 4:52 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th October 2019, 5:49 pm
Jacob Higgins has now been found.

Cleveland Police sent out an urgent appeal to trace a missing 16-year-old on Wednesday, October 9.

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He was last seen in Sunderland at 8.20pm on Tuesday, October 8.

It has now been confirmed that Jacob Higgins, who is from Cleveland has now been found.

A spokesperson for Cleveland Police said: “Missing Jacob Higgins, 16, has been found safe and well. Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal.”