Leslie Martin has been found safe and well. Photo / Supplied via Police

Missing local man found safe and well


An elderly Nelson man who was reported missing after failing to arrive in Westport yesterday has been found alive and well.

Leslie Martin, 82, was due at a relative’s house on the West Coast but was reported missing by family members about 8 pm last night.

Police appealed for information about Martin yesterday but in a statement this morning said he had been found safe.

– Story by NZ Herald