A 15-year-old has gone missing from her home on the weekend after refusing to tell anyone where she was going.

Destiny Fossey from Burgess Hill was last seen leaving her home address in St Andrews Road on Sunday at around 2pm.

She is described as white, 5' 5" and of medium build with very long ginger hair. She was last seen wearing a black top, black leggings and Nike Air trainers.

She could also be wearing a baseball cap which is yellow, red and black and carrying a black medium sized handbag.

Missing persons co-ordinator Heather Mackay said: "We are concerned about Destiny because of her age.

Please contact us if you have any information which can help us find her and make sure she is ok."

If you see Destiny or have any information about her whereabouts please email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting serial 1570 of 04/10.