POLICE have confirmed that a teenager, who was reported missing on August 3 has been found.

As reported by the Gazette and Herald, the teenager, aged 15, was reported missing from Masham, but police confirmed today (August 5) that she has been located.

Speaking on Facebook, North Yorkshire Police said: "The 15-year old girl who went missing from Masham on Wednesday 3 August has been found.

"Thank you to all who shared the appeal."