Friday 25 May 2018

Sport journalist Kevin McCarra found safe in France

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WELL-KNOWN football journalist Kevin McCarra has been found safe in France after earlier being reported missing.

He went missing in Avignon, while visiting the country to report on the Euro 2016 tournament.

The Scot, the former chief football correspondent for the Guardian newspaper, was last seen coming out of the Hotel Mignon in Avignon at 6.40pm yesterday.

He was sighted on local CCTV a short time later at 7.06pm.

His family have made appeals on social media for those in France to keep a lookout for him.

However this evening just after 11.30 it was confirmed he has been located safe and well.

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