Missing Longbenton teenager found 'safe and well'

Northumbria Police confirmed a missing teenager had been found
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Northumbria Police have confirmed that a missing Longbenton teenager has been found safe and well.

The 15-year-old was reported missing after not being seen since around 10.30pm on Sunday May 19.

Police appealed for help from the public to find him and on Thursday afternoon, they confirmed the good news that he had been found safe and well.