A 39-year-old man has been found safe following urgent searches.

Merlin Colverson was reported missing from Wincombe Lane in Shaftesbury at around 4.40am on Saturday, July 6.

Following enquiries and searches by officers, he has now been located.

Chief Inspector David Parr, of Dorset Police, previously said: “We are carrying out a number of enquiries to try and locate Merlin as soon as possible and I would urge anyone with information regarding his whereabouts to please report it to us immediately."