Missing boy, 13, found safe by Devon and Cornwall Police

The teenager has been found safe and well Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

A 13-year-old boy who went missing from the Tiverton area has been found safe by police.

Devon and Cornwall Police have issued a an updated statement: "(The teenager) who had been reported missing from the Tiverton area on Wednesday 13 September, has been found safe by police.

"We would like to thank members of the public for their help."

The force had issued an earlier appeal to locate the teenager after he went missing.