Probe as dancer for Beyonce and Rihanna vanishes

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A dancer who has performed with Beyonce, Rihanna and Missy Elliott has gone missing.

Police in North Bergen, New Jersey, have issued an appeal for information over Shirlene Quigley's disappearance.

Officers said Ms Quigley's landlord last saw the 32-year-old on Saturday afternoon as she left her North Bergen township residence.

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Rihanna has sent out a social media plea to find her backing dancer (Thibault Camus/AP/PA Images)

They added that another person reported seeing Ms Quigley near the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan early on Sunday.
Her car and mobile phone have been found by New York City police.

Ms Quigley's father said she left a message with a friend which states: "Get ready, it's about to happen and I'm going to need you to sub for me."

Rihanna posted a video of Ms Quigley on Instagram, asking anyone who may have seen her to notify police.

Along with her post, she pleaded: "This beautiful soul, and former dancer of mine is MISSING!!! My heart aches thinking of how heavy this is on all who love her!

"If anyone has seen or has any information on @shirlenequigley's whereabouts ..... PLEASE CONTACT the North Bergen Police Department 201 392 2100 !!!!"