Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Missing Barnsley schoolgirl found safe and well

A South Yorkshire schoolgirl who had been missing for two days, has been found safe and well.

Police said 14-year-old Gemma Wood was found on Saturday evening just after 2000 BST in the Elsecar area.

She was last seen at 0855 BST on Thursday walking away from Rawmarsh Sports College after being dropped off by her father 10 minutes earlier.

Police said her disappearance had been "out of her character." They thanked the public for their assistance.

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