Appeal to locate girl missing from Sydney's east

Sunday, 25 December 2022 03:28:49 PM

PLEASE NOTE: An image of the missing girl will be posted to the NSW Police Force Facebook page

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a teenage girl missing from Sydney’s eastern suburbs.

Charlotte Cook, aged 16, was last seen at her home in Beresford Road, Bellevue Hill, about 11:00pm yesterday (Saturday 24 December 2022).

When she failed to return home, officers attached to Eastern Suburbs Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Family and police hold concerns for Charlotte due to her age and her disappearance being out of character, especially on Christmas Day. She is not in possession of her mobile phone nor believed to have access to money.

Charlotte is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 160cm - 165cm tall, of small build, with light brown hair. She was last seen wearing a grey hooded jumper and blue shorts.

She is known to frequent the Eastern Suburbs, Sydney CBD and Inner West areas.

Anyone with information regarding Charlotte’s whereabouts is urged to contact Waverley Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.