A missing teenager has been found safely by police.

Officers were searching for a 16-year-old boy who had last been seen off the A405 in North Watford at 6.15pm (Friday December 4).

Police issued a public appeal to help find the teenager saying they were "growing increasingly concerned for his welfare".

Hertfodshire Constabulary confirmed at 9.20pm that the missing the teenager had been safely found, thanking members of the public who shared the appeal to find him.