Missing Lancaster student found safe and well

David James Whitefield
David James Whitefield

A 22-year-old student who went missing from college has been found safe and well.

Police issued an appeal for David James Whitefield, who was last seen at Lancaster & Morecambe College on Morecambe Road around 12pm on Tuesday.

They said David, who lives on Cleveleys Avenue at Lancaster, suffers from autism and was likely to be lost.

On Wednesday morning police said he had now been found safe and well.