South Scotland

Missing Tweedbank 87-year-old found safe and well

An 87-year-old man with dementia reported missing in the Borders has been found safe and well.

James Douglas had last been seen leaving his home in Stobshaw Place, Tweedbank, at about 04:00 and had not returned.

However, he was eventually traced near to the bowling club in the town's industrial estate.

Police thanked the public for their assistance after an appeal for information to help find Mr Douglas.

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