Update: Missing Blackpool children Luke and Maddison found

Two children missing from their homes in Blackpool have been found safe and well.

Thursday, 18th October 2018, 8:36 am
Updated Thursday, 18th October 2018, 10:23 am
Luke Henson, aged nine, and Maddison Sleet-Moreano, aged 11

Luke Henson, aged nine, and Maddison Sleet-Moreano, aged 11, were last seen together at the One Stop shop on Caunce Street in Blackpool at shortly before 5pm yesterday(October 17).

Inspector Steph Hurst of Blackpool Police said earlier: “We’re concerned for Luke and Maddison who have now been missing for over 12 hours.

"They are very young and it is out of character for them not to return home.

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“If you have seen either of them, please get in touch with us immediately.

“Luke and Maddison – if you are reading this please let someone know you are okay. You are not in any trouble; we just want to know where you are.”

Lancashire police confirmed this morning the children had been found in the Blackpool area.