Missing 16-year-old teenage boy from Preston found safe and well on New Year's Eve

A 16-year-old teenage boy from Preston has been found safe and well after going missing for two days.

Thursday, 2nd January 2020, 7:32 am
Updated Thursday, 2nd January 2020, 7:34 am

Paul Cottam had last been seen on Saturday, December 28.

Lancashire Police issued an appeal to help find him.

But on New Year's Eve, Lancashire Police confirmed that Paul had been found "safe and well".

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Paul Cottam, 16, has been found safe and well. (Credit: Lancashire Police)

Lancashire Police said: "Good News! The 16-year-old male who went missing from the Fulwood area has been found safe and well.

"Thank you for sharing our appeal."