A MAN who was reported missing from Barrhead has been found "safe and well".

Andrew Irvine, 48, had last been seen at his home on the town's Main Street at around 8.10am yesterday morning. 

Police appealed for information from the public as they said his disappearance was "very out of character" and they were significantly concerned about his wellbeing.

However, officers have now confirmed Mr Irvine has been traced safe and well. 

They thanked the public for their assistance.