Missing 9-year-old boy found safe in Southport August 19th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Missing 9-year-old boy found in Eastbank Street, Southport Missing 9-year-old boy found safe in Southport Merseyside Police can confirm that a missing boy has been found in Southport this morning, Friday 19 August. At around 10:00am, a report was received of a 9-year-old boy from Bootle missing from home. Following extensive enquiries with local officers and British Transport Police, the boy was located safe and well a short time later in Southport, and was returned home. Eastbank Street business owner Shirwan Shi found the little boy, he said: “The little boy was missing and walked into my shop. He was soaking wet. We gave him a drink and waited for police to arrive. I am glad to say the boy was fine and I trust police to return the little boy home or find him a shelter. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!