A MISSING Aberdeen pensioner has been traced safe and well.
Allan Christie, 80, went missing from the Clashrodney Road area of Cove at around 1pm today.
Two RNLI lifeboat teams were tasked to search for the man shortly before 7.30pm.
Two coastguard teams, from Aberdeen and Stonehaven, were also dispatched to assist police with the search.
A Police Scotland spokesman confirmed Mr Christie had been traced safe and well in the local area.