Livingston boy who was reported missing is found safe and well in Edinburgh

A Livingston boy who went missing earlier today has been found safe and well in Edinburgh, police have confirmed.

Wednesday, 16th January 2019, 8:30 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th January 2019, 8:38 pm
Ryan has been found safe and well. Pic: Facebook
Ryan has been found safe and well. Pic: Facebook

Ryan Walker had gone missing from Williamston Primary School, in Bankton Lane, at 3:15pm this afternoon.

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But police said their inquiries led them to believe the boy had taken a train to Edinburgh.

And his father, Andy Walker, recently posted a Facebook message to say there had been a sighting of Ryan at the Krispy Kreme doughnut shop at Hermiston Gait.

A police spokesman confirmed tonight that the boy had been traced safe and well in the Capital.