Missing Hartlepool boy, 12, is found

Hartlepool boy Jack Kearns, 12, who has been found safe and well.
Hartlepool boy Jack Kearns, 12, who has been found safe and well.

A Hartlepool youngster who was declared missing has been found safe and well.

Jack Kearns, 12, was said to be missing since Friday evening.

Cleveland Police now say in a statement: "Missing 12- year-old Jack Kearns has been found safe and well this afternoon."