Falmouth All Weather and Inshore Lifeboats were launched at 01:31 to assist the Police and Coastguard Teams in a search for a missing person in the Portscatho area.

A comprehensive search of the area from Towan Beach to Creek Stephen Point was carried out in poor visibility. The waterborne search was terminated at 03:36 with both lifeboats returning to station and being made ready for service by 04:15.

It was confirmed that the missing person was located safe ashore soon after the lifeboats had returned to their station.