Derbyshire police fear for safety of missing girl

Courtney Purcell.
Courtney Purcell.

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of a missing Derbyshire girl.

Fifteen-year-old Courtney Purcell is missing from home and believed to be in the Chesterfield area.

Courtney was reported missing on Wednesday and was last seen in Staveley that evening.

Courtney is white, of large build, 5ft 10in tall, with long blonde hair which has brown roots. She was last seen wearing black trousers, a white polo neck top, a maroon hoody and black mid-length boots with fur trim.

Police are urging Courtney or anyone who knows where she is to contact them on 101.