A teenager reported missing on the state’s Far North Coast earlier this week has been found safe and well.

Quinn Kelly, 16, disappeared from his Alstonville home on Wednesday (10 October 2012).

Inquiries were conducted by police from Richmond Local Area Command in a bid to locate the teenager.

He was found safe and well in the care of a relative at Lightning Ridge, in the state’s north-west, late yesterday (Friday 12 October 2012).