Hereford & Worcester

Missing boy found safe in Worcester

A nine-year-old boy who went missing from a children's home in Worcester has been found.

Police said they were particularly concerned for the safety of the boy because of stormy weather.

The nine-year-old left Greenhill Lodge Children's Home, in Merrimans Hill Road, at about 17:15 GMT on Monday.

A spokeswoman for West Mercia Police said the boy was found not long after 23:00 GMT in the Worcester area and that he was well.

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