Missing teenager found in central London

Found: Asher Sekenofsky

Found: Asher Sekenofsky

Police have found the Jewish teenager who had been missing since Friday.

Asher Sekenofsky, 15, had not been seen since leaving his home in Edgware, north west London, at 7.30pm on Friday.

He was spotted at around midday today on Tottenham Court Road, central London, by a volunteer for community security group Shomrim.

Co-ordinators from the Shomrim security group had helped organise searches for the Hasmonean School pupil.

Hundreds of volunteers had spent the weekend searching for the teenager.

Last updated: 12:52pm, July 14 2014