Police say missing Seaham man found safe and well

Police are appealing for help to trace missing man Robert Willis.
Police are appealing for help to trace missing man Robert Willis.

Police who were appealing for help to trace a man missing from home in Seaham say he has been found.

Earlier this evening Durham Constabulary said they were becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of Robert Willis.

A spokesman for the force said Robert had been missing from his home in Seaham since 1pm today.

However, they now say the missing man has been found safe and well and thanked everyone for their help.