POLICE have confirmed that a missing Forth Valley man has been found safe and well.

The 34-year-old, from the Falkirk area, was reported missing on Sunday as family members became concerned for his welfare.

Officers launched a massive search after a car he was travelling in was found abandoned in Kincardine.

The operation involved specialist teams, including the coastguard service, and was concentrated around the two bridges over the Forth.

A spokesperson added: "Officers would like to thank the members of the public and the media for their assistance."