Teenage girl, 13, found safe after going missing for more than a week

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Sophie, 13, had been missing since Tuesday 27 July. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

A missing 13-year-old girl has been found safe having not been seen for a week.

The teenager, from Somerset, went missing on Tuesday 27 July and Avon and Somerset Police issued an appeal for information on Tuesday 3 August.

On Thursday 5 August the force issued an update to say she had been found safe and well.

"We’d like to thank everyone who shared our public appeal and called in with information," they said.