POLICE spent more than four hours last night searching for a missing Dawlish man.
Coastguards were also called in to help with the hunt for the man, in his 40s, who was reported missing from the Barton area.
Searches were conducted around the town including the sea front and sea walls areas.
The alarm had been raised at about 6.40pm on Monday evening.
The man was located safe and well at 10.30pm.