16-year-old Rossendale boy 'found safe and well' after going missing

Police have confirmed that a 16-year-old boy has been found after going missing in Rossendale.

Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:44 pm
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:48 pm

Police were becoming increasingly concerned about the welfare of Nathan Garbutt, 16, who went missing from an address in Rossendale.

Police launched an urgent appeal to find him, but have now confirmed that Nathan has been found "safe and well."

A spokesperson for Ribble Valley Police said: "Thank you to everyone for sharing the missing from home post for 16-year-old Nathan Garbutt from Rossendale.

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Nathan Garbutt has been found. (Credit: Lancashire Police)

"He has been found safe and well."