Police concern over missing Brampton girl

Missing 13-year-old Terri Allen.
Missing 13-year-old Terri Allen.

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing teenage girl from Brampton Bierlow.

Terri Allen, 13, was last seen at Melton Avenue, Brampton Bierlow, at around 1.15pm on Wednesday, August 7.

South Yorkshire Police describe her as having long, straight, blonde hair, which falls past her shoulders, with a fringe.

She has brown eyes, and wears black glasses, and is between 5ft 1ins and 5ft 4ins in height.

Terri is believed to have been wearing a black t-shirt, dark jeans, black shoes, and a black baseball cap with ‘dope’ written on it.

Officers say there have been reports she was seen between 5.30pm and 6.30pm yesterday, Thursday, August 8, on Moorbridge Crescent, Brampton Bierlow.

A spokesperson for the force said: “Officer are concerned for Terri’s safety as they believe she may be using the internet to meet people, and may travel to meet them.

“Officers also believe Terri has a rucksack with enough clothes to last a weekend. She is known to frequent Barnsley and the Wath and Brampton areas of Rotherham.”

Anyone that may have seen Terri is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number CX/2322/2013.