The police have confirmed that David Lee, who has been missing for several days, has been found.

The 81-year-old is being supported by the emergency services.

Having got off a bus in Foxdale on Thursday, Mr Lee had then disappeared, with a sizeable effort being launch by the emergency sevices and members of the public in a bid to find him.

This morning the police said: ‘We would like to express our thanks to the Great Manx Public for all your help. Due to all the assistance provided and your vigilance, David has been located and is being supported by all emergency services.‘