Police find missing Normanton girl with links to Doncaster, South Kirkby and Hemsworth

Police have thanked the public for their help while officers searched for a missing teenager from West Yorkshire.

Monday, 5th March 2018, 10:24 pm
Updated Monday, 5th March 2018, 10:35 pm
Police have thanked the public for their help in the search for a missing teenager.

Shelley Barker, a 16-year-old from Normanton, had last been seen at Wakefield bus station at 3.40pm today.

West Yorkshire Police said earlier tonight that they were concerned for her safety.

A spokesman had said Shelley has links to Doncaster, South Kirkby and Hemsworth.

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In an update issued shortly before 10pm, the force's duty officer confirmed Shelley had been found safe and well.

Members of the public were also thanked for sharing a police appeal on social media.