Updated: Police find missing Bideford teenagers

Jac Simpson, from Shebbear, and Gwennan Jones, from Penarth, have not been seen since Saturday eveni

Jac Simpson, from Shebbear, and Gwennan Jones, from Penarth, have not been seen since Saturday evening. - Credit: Archant

After extensive searches of the area police located the two missing 14-year-olds.

TWO teenagers who went missing from Bideford on Saturday have been found safe and well.

Police appealed for help to find Jac Simpson from Shebbear and Gwennan Jones from Penarth in South Glamorgan, both 14-years-old, after their parents reported them missing.

They were last seen in ASDA Bideford just before 6pm on Saturday but failed to meet their parents as expected.

Extensive searches of the town and the surrounding coastal areas were undertaken yesterday (Sun) and the police and coastguard units have been out in force.


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A police helicopter was also on the lookout for the pair.

Police updated their log at 9.30pm yesterday to report the missing pair had been found in the Bideford area and were being returned to their families.

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