Missing man thought to be in Matlock Bath found safe and well

Missing: John Paterson.
Missing: John Paterson.

A man who police thought may be in Matlock Bath after going missing from Scotland has been found safe and well.

John Paterson, 51, was last seen at around 9am on Wednesday, August 23.

Officers thought he may have been in the Matlock Bath area but he has been found safe and well in Weymouth.

Police thanked everyone who helped share the appeal to find him.