Missing 15-year-old in Edinburgh found safe after search

The 15-year-old had been missing overnight in Edinburgh.

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Found: Teenager home safe after public appeal.

A teenager who had been missing overnight in Edinburgh has been found safe.

Police launched and appeal on Tuesday after the 15-year-old was reported missing.

They were last seen at around 5.50pm on Monday.

Officers have now thanked the public for their help in tracing the teenager.

A spokesman for the force said: “Following our previous appeal, we can confirm that the 15-year-old has been traced safe and well.

“We would like to thank those who assisted in sharing our appeal.”