Police find 16-year-old April Smith from Clacton

Police received more New Year's Eve 999 calls than last year, with demand 50% above average Picture:

Police received more New Year's Eve 999 calls than last year, with demand 50% above average Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Essex Police have found a 16-year-old girl from Clacton who went missing earlier this month.

April Smith, 16, was believed to have gone to London to stay with friends and not returned.

Officers were “very concerned” for her welfare.

Essex Police thanked those who had helped in their search for April.


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