Hamilton woman Cheryl McKinlay and son found in Blackpool

A mother and her five-year-old son from South Lanarkshire who have been missing for three days have been found.

Cheryl McKinlay, 26, and her son Kieran Leggate were last seen at their home in William Drive, Hamilton, on Wednesday morning.

Police said they had been found "safe and well" in Blackpool.

Chief inspector Louise Skelton, from Police Scotland, had said it was imperative the mother and her son were found as soon as possible.

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