A missing school girl has been found safe.
15-year-old Ellie Ogden, from Chorley, was reported missing by her family after being last seen near Eaves Lane in the town at 10.30am on Monday.
Lancashire Police subsequently launched a public appeal to find the teenager, asking for anyone with any information on her whereabouts to come forward.
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This afternoon a police spokesman updated the investigation, saying Ellie has been found safe.
They added: "Many thanks to everyone who helped share our appeal - it really is appreciated."