Missing Falkirk man has been traced

Barry Buchanan (40) was last seen on January 12
Barry Buchanan (40) was last seen on January 12

A Falkirk man who was missing for over five days has been found safe and well.

The alarm was raised after Barry Buchanan (40) had not been seen since around 6.45 a.m. on Monday, January 12.

He has family connections to the Bonnybridge area and it was believed he may have travelled there.

However, a police spokesman confirmed tonight: ‘‘We are pleased to say that Barry Buchanan, who was reported missing in Falkirk yesterday, has now been traced safe and well. Thanks to everyone for their help.’’