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:
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.
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.
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.