Northern Ireland

10-year-old girl missing in south Belfast is found

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A 10-year-old girl who went missing from her south Belfast home has been found.

Police had been concerned after the girl disappeared from the Lower Ormeau Road at about 18:00 BST on Wednesday.

She had left her home to go to the shops.

A search of the River Lagan was carried out following concerns for her safety. But police said she was found "safe and well" on Thursday morning.