A YORK man missing from home in York has been found safe and well.

Steven Nellis, 55, had been missing from his home in New Earswick since late last night.

Last night, police helicopters and dog units were sent to the New Earswick area to search for Mr Nellis, and searches took place close to the River Foss in Huntington today.

North Yorkshire Police have confirmed that he has been found safe and well this evening.