A BORDERS man who was reported as missing yesterday evening (Wednesday, June 12) has been traced.

David Weir, 50, of Newcastleton, was reported as missing from the area, but has now been found "safe and well".

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "David Weir who was reported missing from Newcastleston in the Scottish Borders has been traced safe and well.

"The media and members of the public are thanked for their assistance with this matter."