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Growing concern for missing 13-year-old girl

Ellie-May was last seen on 23 May. Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Gloucestershire Police are concerned for a missing teenager from Cheltenham.

13-year-old Ellie-May Stevens from Arle Gardens, Cheltenham was last seen at 4pm on Tuesday 23 May. She came home to collect a bag but has not returned.

Ellie-May has friends in Cheltenham and has family connections to Milton Keynes. She is:

  • 5’ 3” tall
  • slight build
  • shoulder length blonde hair
  • she was wearing a black top and black trousers
  • she was carrying a black bag with a large brown pocket

Police are urging anyone who has seen Ellie or knows of her whereabouts to call 101.

Controlled explosion in Plymouth Sound 'nothing to worry about'

A controlled explosion is being carried out in the Plymouth Sound but police have moved to reassure residents the operation is nothing to worry about.

A 500m cordon has been put in place by marine units after two ordnances from a ship failed to fire.

Police say the explosion is 'nothing to worry about' and is a reaction to something that 'happens from time to time'.

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