Missing Preston schoolboy, 15, found safe after 7-day police search

A 15-year-old boy from Preston has been found safe after being missing for seven days.

By Matthew Calderbank
Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 8:35 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 9:35 am
Husnain Abbas, 15, has been found safe after being reported missing from his home in Preston on Tuesday, June 11
Husnain Abbas, 15, has been found safe after being reported missing from his home in Preston on Tuesday, June 11

Husnain Abbas had not been seen or heard from since he left his family home at 10.45pm on Tuesday, June 11.

Lancashire Police appealed to the public for help in finding the missing boy after his family became increasingly concerned for his welfare.

Yesterday afternoon (June 18), Husnain was found safe and well by officers.

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Husnain Abbas, 15, has been found safe after being reported missing from his home in Preston on Tuesday, June 11

He has since returned home to his family.

A police spokesman said: "Thanks for your help in sharing the missing appeal for a 15-year old-boy from Preston.

"He was found safe and well today by officers."