North Yorkshire Police issue urgent appeal for missing teen Kaci 'believed to be with older man'

Kaci had been missing since Thursday before she was found
Kaci had been missing since Thursday before she was found

An appeal was launched to help find a teenager in North Yorkshire who was thought to have been with an older man

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North Yorkshire Police said the search for Kaci, 16, was being carried out "as a matter of urgency".

Kaci was last seen at around 5.45pm on Thursday before she was found.

Police said one area they were searching was the Burton Riggs Nature Reserve near Scarborough.

A statement read: "It is believed Kaci may be with an older man and we need to find her as a matter of urgency.

"If you can help our investigation, then please contact us on either 101 or 999 if it is urgent or an emergency.

"It would be really helpful if you could quote this reference when providing information NYP-26052022-0486."

Kaci was later found.

A police spokesperson said: "Thanks everyone – we've located the missing 16-year-old girl we posted earlier this morning.

"As always, we really appreciate your support with our social media appeals."