UPDATE: Missing person located, West Coast

Police have now located the 29-year-old man who was reported missing earlier today.

He was found safe and well on the Tiropahi Track in Charleston, near Westport.

His initial condition appears very good, and he is currently being checked by medical staff.

Police would like to thank the Westport Land Search and Rescue team and the public for their assistance.

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