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Police find girl missing from Filey holiday home

The beach near The Bay Filey (Google)
The beach near The Bay Filey (Google)

Police have confirmed that they have located missing 16-year-old Eve Cockburn.

The teenager had been missing since 9.10pm yesterday (Sunday) when she left a holiday property in Trinity Way, The Bay, Filey.

Earlier this morning police issued a public appeal to ask for information from the public to locate Miss Cockburn who, it was thought, had set off on a walk along the beach.

The Bay holiday homes, where the girl had been staying, said they were assisting police and providing support for Miss Cockburn's family, but shortly before 11.30am this morning, a police spokesperson took to Twitter offer an update and reported that Miss Cockburn had been found safe.

"Missing person Eve Cockburn has been found safe and well thanks for your help," a spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said.