NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Missing boy aged nine found after urgent appeal

Donald Eak Image copyright Police Scotland

A nine-year-old boy who went missing in Aberdeen city centre - sparking an "urgent appeal" - has been found safe and well.

Donald Eak was last seen by his family in Aberdeen Market at about 12:15.

He was later spotted on CCTV at Market Street heading towards the Torry area at about 12:40pm.

Police Scotland later said that he had been found safe and well, and thanked everyone who had helped.