SURREY Police has confirmed a vulnerable 13 year old girl missing from Elstead has been found six days after her disappearance.

Lilly Rivett, 13, was last seen at her home in Elstead on Thursday, July 23 at around 6.30pm.

Although she kept in regular telephone contact with police, friends and family, officers launched an urgent appeal for help locating her amid growing concerns for her welfare.

And police announced late on Wednesday (July 29) evening that she had been found.

A police spokesman said: "We're pleased to confirm we have located a missing 13-year-old from Elstead.

"Thank you for sharing our appeal, it is really appreciated."