Police are appealing for help in tracing a 12-year-old girl who is missing from Mitcham and may be in the Romford, Dagenham or Chadwell Heath area.
Chanelle Beasley was last seen by her family at around 15:00hrs on Tuesday, 31st December 2013, at their home in Mitcham.
Chanelle is a light skinned black girl, of 5ft 5in tall and of slim build. Despite being her age she could pass for being a teenager.
When she was last seen, Chanelle was wearing a jacket with a leopard skin pattern on the front and leather on the back, over a black and white glittery cardigan, with light blue skinny jeans and black Nike Air Max trainers. She was carrying a black Adidas record bag.
Following initial inquiries, officers believe she is currently in the Romford, Dagenham, or Chadwell Heath area.
She has not gone missing before and her family are becoming increasingly concerned over her whereabouts.
Police are appealing for Chanelle to contact her family or police. They are also asking anyone who knows where she is to call police on 101 quoting ref 13MIS043625. Information may also be given to the national charity Missing People on 116 000.