Missing Braintree man, Joe Challis, is found

Two people have been charged following an assault on Special Constables in Colchester Picture: SARA

Two people have been charged following an assault on Special Constables in Colchester Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

A man in his 20s who was previously reported missing from Braintree has been found.

Essex Police have issued a thank you via social to everyone who showed support for their missing persons appeal.

They also stated that 22-year-old Joe Challis had been found.

Mr Challis was originally reported missing at 2.30pm yesterday, Tuesday, November 6.

That was the day he left his home address in his car, a black Volkswagen Golf with the licence plate LK03 KYF.

It is believed he may have later been in the Colchester area.

At the time police expressed concern for his welfare.

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He has now been found.

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