Police have thanked members of the public after a mental health patient who went missing in
yesterday afternoon was found safe and well late last night.
Concerns had been raised over the whereabouts of Ian Fishwick, 64, who disappeared after being seen leaving the Tesco store in Bradford Road at around 3.20pm.
Mr Fishwick is a patient at Cygnet House in Wyke
, and police thought he might have been making his way to Blackpool.
He was found at around 10.30pm yesterday.