Media playback is unsupported on your device

Tia Sharp's uncle says family is 'in bits'

9 August 2012 Last updated at 17:17 BST

The family of missing schoolgirl Tia Sharp are "in bits" her uncle has said.

David Sharp said his relatives were doing their best to support each other, and thanked the public for their efforts to find his niece.

Tia, 12, disappeared on Friday on her way to shop at the Whitgift Centre in Croydon, south London.