Missing girls found safe in Sheffield

Stefania Gabcova and Maria Pokutova
Stefania Gabcova and Maria Pokutova

Two missing teenage girls who disappeared last week have been found safe and well in Sheffield, police have confirmed.

Stefania Gabcova, 15, and 14-year-old Maria Pokutova were found on Sunday evening following a public appeal.

Maria went missing on the night of Christmas Eve, with Stefania last seen on Christmas Day.

Police have thanked everyone who shared the appeals to find the teenagers following their disappearances.