MISSING schoolgirl Freya Pull has been found safe and well, North Yorkshire Police have confirmed.

Officers were concerned for the safety of 14-year-old Freya after she went missing from a Tesco supermarket in Thirsk on Friday morning.

Following a major search operation she was found in the Thirsk area today (Saturday, February 8).

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Good news - missing 14-year-old Freya Pull from Thirsk has been found safe and well in the Thirsk area following an extensive search.

"We'd like to thank the community for the huge support they gave us - it is massively appreciated."