West Mercia Police have provided an update after an extensive searches was launched early this morning after they received reports that a man was missing.

West Mercia Police officers attended the incident, alongside Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service. 

The man was reported missing from the Belmont area of the city.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police told Your Herefordshire: 

“We received a call this morning around 5am this morning (22 November) with a concern for the welfare of a man in the Whitefriars Road area of Hereford. 

“After an extensive search, officers found the man this morning safe and well.”