Hunt for missing schoolgirl in Brent

Thames Valley Police believe 14-year-old is living in the borough

POLICE are appealing for anyone with information leading to the whereabouts of a missing schoolgirl to come forward.

Lachea Perkins, 14, was last seen on September 11 and is believed to be in the north-west London area.

Mr Justice Mostyn, a High Court judge of the family division has authorised the appeal by Thames Valley.

Lachea is black, medium to heavy build, with dark eyes and of a medium complexion.

She often covers her hair with a scarf and is quietly spoken.

Anyone with information is asked to call Thames Valley Police on 0845 850 5505 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.