COASTGUARDS were called to Culver Cliff last night (Thursday) following reports a missing person was in the water.

Crews from the Ventnor and Bembridge Coastguard Rescue Teams were called at around 7pm to search the area.

A UK Coastguard spokesperson said: "Crews were called to reports of a missing person who may be in the water. After a search, it turned out that the missing person was found safe and sound at home and no further action was needed."

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