Police are appealing for help to find 13-year-old Keira Turp who is missing from her home in Pitsea.
The Bromfords School pupil, who lives in Pitsea Hall Lane, was reported missing by her parents at 5.30pm today (Sunday, October 4). She is diabetic and requires her medication urgently.
She is thought to be somewhere in the Basildon area. She was last known to be wearing jeans with holes in the knees, a black vest top, a bomber style jacket and black and red trainers. She has long, straight dark hair which is past her shoulders in length.
Anybody with any information as to where she may be is asked to call Essex Police on 101.