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Missing 12-year-old girl back at Hartlepool home

The search for a 12-year-old girl who went missing from Hartlepool is over after she was found safe, police said.

Cleveland Police started a search after Yasmine Jaafri was last seen in the early hours of Sunday.

The last sighting of her was in the Church Street area, a popular pub and nightclub spot. Police believed she had followed her cousin into town

A Cleveland Police spokeswoman said the 12-year-old had returned home on Monday morning and was safe and well.

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