A MAN who had last been seen in Tranent has been found “safe and well”.

Police had issued an appeal to try to trace Graham Burton, who was last seen in the Haddington Road area of the town at about 9.50am yesterday (Wednesday).

This morning (Thursday), at about 7.20am, officers confirmed the 47-year-old had been found.

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A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “Graham Burton, reported missing from Tranent, has been traced safe and well.

“Thank you to everyone who shared and responded to our appeal.”