Missing 5-year-old found by police in Paignton

(Last Updated On: April 20, 2019)

Police and Coastguard crews were called to Paignton today, Saturday 20th March to reports of a missing 5-year old girl.

Emergency services were alerted to the missing child from the Paignton pier area at around 1.30pm.

Photo: Facebook/Torbay Coastguard

Police were backed up by coastguard crews from Torbay and Berry Head.

The girl was located by police on Preston beach.

You can join us on our social media pages, follow us on Facebook or Twitter and keep up to date with whats going on in South Devon.

Got a news story, blog or press release that you’d like to share or want to advertise with us? Contact us


Team account for We Are South Devon.