French tourist found safe in Pilbara

Thibaut Charton.
Thibaut Charton.

UPDATE: Mr Charton has been found safe and well.

Earlier, an aerial search took place in the Pilbara for missing French tourist Thibaut Charton.

Mr Charton, 31, was last seenĀ about 3pm yesterday, when he decided to climb by himself to the top of Mt Bruce in the Karijini National Park.

He was found after he made his way back to the Mt Bruce carpark area.