Missing teenager found

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A TEENAGER missing from home for more than a fortnight has been found safe and well in Hartlepool.

TeeJay Huggett, 14, was last seen on Sunday, February 10, at around 4pm outside an address on Wheeldale Crescent, in Thornaby.

But officers have confirmed he has now been found in Seaton Carew, after he was spotted by a police officer on Friday lunchtime.

A number of addresses have been searched in recent weeks and police and officers have been speaking to family and friends in order to trace him.

A spokeswoman for Cleveland Police said: “Missing 14-year-old TeeJay Huggett has been found safe and well in Seaton Carew in Hartlepool after being spotted by a police officer.

“Officers would like to thank the media and members of the public for their assistance.”