A 13-YEAR-OLD who had been reported missing in Tranent has been found, police have said.

Zac Hancock, from Prestonpans, had not been seen since Sunday and police had appealed for information to help find him.

This morning, police stated: "With regards to our previous appeal for assistance to trace Zac Hancock, officers can confirm that he was traced safe and well yesterday evening.

"The public are thanked for their assistance."