UPDATE: 10.21am Wednesday 16th April

Barbara Leite, the missing Ebbw Vale 15-year-old has been found safe and well.

UPDATE: 4.43pm Tuesday 15th April

POLICE are appealing for help in finding a 15-year-old Ebbw Vale girl who has gone missing.

Barbara Leite was last seen at her home at 6.30am this morning. She is five feet six inches tall, long with dark hair, of slim build and has brown eyes It is believed she has contacts in the Tredegar area.

If anyone knows of her whereabouts they are asked to call Gwent Police on 101 quoting log 111 15/4/14.