Missing teenager from Burgess Hill

Charley Tilbury, 15, was last seen on Wednesday evening (August 16). Picture: Sussex Police
Charley Tilbury, 15, was last seen on Wednesday evening (August 16). Picture: Sussex Police

Police are searching for a missing teenager from Burgess Hill.

Charley Tilbury, 15, was last seen at her home in the town on Wednesday evening (August 16), police said.

She is described as white, about 5ft 6in, of large build, with very long black hair and blue eyes.

She has a tongue piercing and may be wearing big hoop earrings, added police.

She was last seen wearing a black T-shirt with dark blue skinny jeans, grey Nike trainers and a beige three-quarter-length coat with fur lining.

Anyone who sees Charley, or has any information about her whereabouts, is asked to report it online at or call 101 quoting serial 1321 of 16/08.

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