A MAN who failed to return to his Christchurch home after leaving hospital has been found safe and well, police have said.
Tim Marshall (49), of Highland Avenue, was located following a missing person appeal launched this morning (Monday).
Concerns for his welfare had been raised after he left the Royal Bournemouth Hospital in Castle Lane East around 9pm yesterday (Sunday) but did not come home.
A force spokesperson said: “Following enquiries and searches by officers, he has now been located safe and well.
“We would like to thank everyone who shared our appeal.”