Frantic search for girl, 12, who went missing after she failed to turn up at her friend’s house
- Croleigh Palmer, 12, went missing from her home in Eastbourne, East Sussex
- She was travelling to a friend’s house in Hailsham on Friday but did not arrive
- Family raised the alarm at 11pm and her disappearance is out of character
- She is Asian, 5’6″ and average build with long brown hair wearing a pink blouse
A 12-year-old school girl is missing after failing to turn up at her friends house last night.
Croleigh Palmer, 12, was travelling from her home in Eastbourne, East Sussex, on Friday night to visit a friend in Hailsham
Croleigh Palmer was travelling from her home in Eastbourne, East Sussex, to Hailsham on Friday night but did not arrive.
Her family raised the alarm at 11pm last night and police have launched a desperate search for the schoolgirl.
A Sussex Police spokesperson said: ‘Croleigh Palmer left her home close to the town centre and it was thought that she may have been travelling to an address in Hailsham.
Croleigh is Asian, 5’6″ and average build with long dark brown hair. She is thought to be wearing a black skirt, pink blouse, yellow shoes and a black puffa jacket with pink stripes and grey hoops as seen in the photograph.
Croleigh went missing from the coastal town of Eastbourne, East Sussex, and her disappearance has been described as ‘very out of character’
Police added: ‘Her disappearance is very out of character and given her age, there are concerns for her safety and welfare.’
Anyone who has seen her or know of her whereabouts should dial 999 immediately quoting serial 1605 of 06/09.