Missing Budleigh Salterton man, 79, is found by police

A 79-year-old man reported missing from Budleigh Salterton has been found, police confirmed this morning (Sunday, August 2). 

Officers had issued an appeal for help to find the pensioner, who had last been seen at 6am on Saturday, August 1, carrying a Tesco carrier bag.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesperson said today: “A 79-year-old missing person from Budleigh Salterton has been found.

“The public are thanked for their assistance.”

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