Police appeal: Please help find missing Walsall Wood teenager

Great news! West Midlands Police report that Bethany was located during the night in Shropshire and has now been returned home. Thanks to all who shared, retweeted and kept an eye out. This is community at work -excellent stuff.

West Midlands Police said:

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Missing teenager found in Shropshire

Tuesday 5 August 2014

A missing Walsall teenager has been found safe and well in Shropshire overnight.

Colleagues from West Mercia Police spotted Bethany Wright in Bridgnorth in the early hours of this morning and returned her to a place of safety.

The 16-year-old had been missing from her Walsall home since Saturday night.

Police thank members of the public for assistance with the appeal.

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Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl who has gone missing from her home in Coronation Road, Walsall Wood, and are appealing for the public’s help in finding her.

West Midlands Police said:

Police in Walsall Wood are appealing for help to find a teenager who has been missing from her home on Coronation Road since Saturday night (2 August 2014).

The last reported sighting of Bethany Wright was at around 4:15am on Sunday morning, when she was seen near to the Tesco supermarket in Walsall town centre.

The 16-year-old is described as white, around 5ft 5ins tall with long wavy brown hair and is known to frequent the Walsall and Willenhall areas.

When she went missing she was wearing dark grey jeans, a white t-shirt, a dark blue jacket and black Converse trainers.

Anyone with any information about Bethany’s whereabouts is urged to call West Midlands Police on 101 or the Missing People charity on 116 000.

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