Missing family found in Torquay after police appeal

Cheryl Wilkins and Damien Barnes
Photo: Facebook/ Essex Police
Facebook/Essex Police
(Last Updated On: July 6, 2017)

Police have located a family they were looking for following an appeal on social media.

Essex police have confirmed they have found Cheryl Wilkins, 31, and her two children Dylan, four, and Leo, two, at an address in Torquay last night, 5th July in Torquay. They have thanked people for sharing their appeal.

Cheryl Wilkins went missing from Canvey Island on Wednesday, 28th June with her children Dylan, 4 and Leo, 2. It was believed they were in the company of the children’s father, Damien Barnes, 31, after officers received information that all four were seen on a train from London Paddington to Penzance on Friday, 30th June.

Cheryl Wilkins and Damien Barnes
Photo: Facebook/ Essex Police

The family were located at 9pm last night.

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