Public thanked after Cleveland Police confirms missing man found

Cleveland Police has thanked the public after the force launched an appeal to find a missing 21-year-old man.

Saturday, 12th June 2021, 3:06 pm

Twenty-one-year-old Joshua Pennington, who had previously been last seen in the Quenby Road area of Billingham at around 2.30am on Saturday, June 12 has now been found safe and well.

Cleveland Police confirmed at around 1.45pm on Saturday that he had been located following its earlier call for the public’s help.

A statement added: “Thank you to everyone for sharing the appeal.”

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