UPDATE: Missing Northumberland girl found

Shannon Matthewson
Shannon Matthewson

A teenage girl from Northumberland, who sparked concern after going missing, has been found.

Earlier today, Northumbria Police urged Shannon Matthewson, 15, from Cramlington, to get in touch after she had not been seen since yesterday morning.

But at 5.20pm, police said that the teenager has now been found safe and well. Officers have thanked everyone who shared the appeal to find her.