Police have thanked the public for their help after locating a missing Chard teenager.

Segun, 16, was missing from his home in Chard and police were concerned for his welfare on Wednesday morning. He has since been found "safe and well".

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Police said: "Earlier this afternoon we issued an appeal to find Segun, 16, who was missing from Chard.

"We're pleased to report that he has now been found safe and well.

"Thank you to everyone who shared our appeals - it really does make a difference."