News, Culture & Society

Girl, 15, who vanished after boarding a train in Birmingham is found 

Girl, 15, who vanished after boarding a train in Birmingham is found

  • Missing Megan Simpson has been found ‘safe and well’ police have confirmed  
  • Teenager, from Lichfield, went missing on Thursday after boarding a train 
  • She is believed to have got off the train in Sutton Coldfield or Wylde Green  

A 15-year-old girl who disappeared in Birmingham after boarding a train has been found ‘safe and well’.

Megan Simpson went missing on Thursday after boarding a train from Lichfield in Staffordshire, where she lives, that was heading towards Bloxwich in Walsall. 

The teenager is believed to have got off the train in the Sutton Coldfield or Wylde Green areas of Birmingham, West Midlands Police said. 

In a statement on social media today, the force said: ‘Missing Megan Simpson has been found safe and well. Thanks for all your shares. ‘ 

West Midlands Police said the 15-year-old girl who disappeared in Birmingham after boarding a train has been found. (Stock image)

Last week West Midlands police released an image of the teenager as they shared an urgent appeal to locate the missing girl.

They previously wrote: ‘MISSING. Have you seen Megan Simpson? The 15-year-old has been missing since yesterday (Thursday) evening and is thought to have travelled to the Sutton Coldfield or Erdington areas.

‘Megan, who is from Lichfield, got on a train heading towards Bloxwich and is believed to have got off at Wylde Green station.

‘She is white, 5ft 1in tall, with very long black hair and was last seen wearing a black shiny puffer jacket, black ripped jeans and black trainers.

‘If you see her please contact the Locate team on 101.’

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk