Missing Lower Hutt man found safe

A man from Lower Hutt who was reported missing earlier today has been found 'safe', police have confirmed.

Michael Drabble. Source: New Zealand Police

Wellington District Police had "serious concerns" for 35-year-old Michael Drabble after he had left a Naenae address on Saturday morning. 

This afternoon police revealed he had since been found 'safe', in a post shared to the Wellington District Police Facebook page.

Police thanked the public for their assistance and concern after confirming Drabble had been located.