A TEENAGER reported missing on Wednesday "has been found safe and well", according to Avon and Somerset Police.

Police reported on April 6 that a 14-year-old boy was missing after he was last seen in Dulverton on Tuesday.

Officers appealed to the public to help them locate the teenager, and the police have now confirmed that he has been found.

A police spokesperson said: "Some good news to share this afternoon - Nasim, aged 14, who was reported missing earlier this week from Dulverton has been found safe and well. 

"Massive thank you to those of you who called in with details to help us and also shared our appeal in recent days."