A man who vanished from his home this morning has been found after a major search. 

Thomas Kennedy was reported missing from his home in Barrhead earlier today, and police said they were concerned for his welfare. 

The 46-year-old was last seen around 7.15am today in the Blackbyres Road area of the town.

He is described as being around 5ft 9inches tall and of muscled build with grey hair and a goatee beard.

He was wearing a black zipped top, black jogging trousers, and boots.

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After a major search, police have now confirmed Mr Kennedy has been traced safe and well.