A TEENAGER missing from Blackburn has been found. 

Charlotte Barnes had last been seen on Wednesday (April 10) in Blackburn town centre.

Police launched an appeal to find the 17-year-old.

Now following an appeal, police have confirmed she has been found safe today. 

Blackburn and Darwen Police said on Facebook: "Good news everyone. Charlotte Barnes, 17, who was missing, has been found safe. Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal - it really does make a difference. Have a happy and a safe weekend. "