Police searching for a missing 15-year-old girl have found a body.
Seesha Dack was reported missing on Sunday after last being seen near the Fish Quay, North Shields.
Officers said they had found the body of a female near Tanners Bank, North Shields, tonight (Sept 1).
Formal identification is yet to take place but police believe the body is the missing teenager.
Superintendent Barrie Joisce, of Northumbria Police, said: “We will continue to carry out enquiries to establish the circumstances around the death but at this stage we do not believe there to be any third party involvement.”