A young boy who went missing in Taranaki this afternoon has been found.
Police were seeking sightings of the 8-year-old Hohepa, who had a mental age of about 4 to 5 years.
He was last seen about 4.30pm at a property on Rosendale Ave in Spotswood, New Plymouth.
Police reported at about 9.20pm Hohepa had been found.
Police and his caregivers had been concerned for his safety.