Update: Missing girl with links to Exmouth has been found

PUBLISHED: 12:31 17 August 2017 | UPDATED: 14:25 18 August 2017


A teenage girl with links to Exmouth who was reported missing has been found, police have said.

Cindy Worthington, 15, from Redditch, was found in Birmingham last night.

A West Mercia Police spokesperson said: “She was taken to hospital as a precaution but has since been discharged and is with officers.”

Detective Sergeant Tim Macrae said: “We have had an exceptional response from the public and the media to our appeal.”

“Our appeals were shared more than 9000 on social media and covered extensively in media around the country. I’d like to thank everyone who has helped us.”

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