Sunday, August 5, 2012

Tia Sharp Missing: Celebrities join neighbours in supporting the search for missing 12-year-old Tia Sharp

The family of a missing 12-year-old girl are at their "wits' end" as police grow increasingly concerned for her welfare.

Tia Sharp was last seen leaving her grandmother's home in New Addington, southeast London, at around midday on Friday.

She told relatives she was going to the Whitgift Centre in Croydon town centre - and police are now scouring CCTV in the area for clues to her whereabouts.

Her father David Niles said the family reported her missing at around 6pm on Friday.

He told the Croydon Advertiser: "Our family is heartbroken. We are at our wits' end."

Mr Niles made an appeal for the search to continue, asking locals: "Please keep on searching for my little girl." Read More

***** Tia is described as white, slim build, 4ft 5in tall and wearing glasses. She was last seen wearing a yellow bandeau top over a white bra with visible cross straps, light grey leopard skin leggings and black and pink Nike high top trainers.

:: Anyone who has seen Tia or knows of her whereabouts should call Merton Police on phone number 101, quoting reference 12MIS025216