Updated: Missing teenager Shantelle Watson found

Update: we understand that Shantelle has been found safe and well.


Police are urgently seeking the public’s help to locate missing teenager Shantelle Watson, of Oldfield Lane, Leeds.

Fourteen-year-old Shantelle went missing from her home some time after midnight on Wednesday 8 April 2020. Her disappearance was reported to police at 7pm that evening when she still hadn’t returned home.

Enquiries suggest that Shantelle might be in the Beeston or White Rose area of Leeds. She also has connections with the Colensos area of Holbeck.

Anyone who believes they have seen Shantelle or may know where she might be is urgently required to contact West Yorkshire Police on 101 or via the online reporting service, quoting log 1940 of 08/04/2020.


This post is based on a press release issued by West Yorkshire Police