POLICE have thanked members of the public after a missing boy was found.

The boy was last seen in Downend on Thursday, February 29.

A spokesperson from Avon and Somerset Police said: "We're pleased to confirm 12-year-old Ishmael, who was missing from Downend, is safe and well. 

"Our appeal asking for help finding him was shared many times and as always, we're grateful for your support."