Cornwall

Missing Newquay boy, James Lawrence, found

James Lawrence (Pic: Devon and Cornwall Police)
Image caption Police said it was not clear why James Lawrence had disappeared from a football tournament

A missing 10-year-old boy who had disappeared from a leisure centre in Cornwall has been found safe and well, police have said.

A Devon and Cornwall Police helicopter and nine police units were involved in the major search for James Lawrence who went missing at about 14:00 BST.

The force said it deployed significant resources due to his young age and potential vulnerability.

Police said it was not clear why he had disappeared from a football tournament.

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