Missing Essex mother toddler found in Edinburgh

An Essex woman and her young son who went missing after social services attempted to take the toddler into care have been found in Edinburgh.

Michelle Kelly who has gone missing with her young son. Picture: Comp

Michelle Kelly and one-year-old Jaden, from Mellow Purgess, Basildon, Essex, were reported missing on Friday and it is believed they could be in Scotland.

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A police spokesperson confirmed the pair had been found.

Anyone with information about Ms Kelly and Jaden’s whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101.