A 15-year-old boy, who had gone missing from Harpenden, has now been found.

Wayne, 15, had last been seen at his home address at around 4pm on Wednesday (August 2).

At the time, Hertfordshire Constabulary had appealed for the public's help in tracing Wayne.


A spokesperson for Hertfordshire Constabulary said: "We are appealing for the public’s help to trace a teenager who has gone missing from Harpenden.

"Officers are growing increasingly concerned for Wayne’s welfare.


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"If you have information, you can report this by calling 999 immediately if you believe you are with Wayne now or have seen him in the last few moments."

However, Hertfordshire police confirmed this afternoon (Monday, September 11) that Wayne has been found.

A spokesperson for Hertfordshire Constabulary commented: "We are pleased to inform you that Wayne has now been found."