An elderly man who had been reported missing in the Penrhosgarnedd area of Bangor has now been found safe and well.

North Wales Police had issued an appeal earlier this evening over concerns for his welfare.

The man was seen in the back garden of a house at 4pm this afternoon, Sunday 20 January, but his whereabouts since were unknown.

The man gave his name as David Jones and he is described as being approximately 80 years of age, 5’9’’, with short grey hair, wearing glasses, a grey jumper, black shoes and black trousers.

Police had requested that people living in the Penrhosgarnedd area to check their gardens and surrounding areas as they needed to locate the man.

At 6.30pm this evening police confirmed the man had been found and have thanked the public for their assistance.