Appeal to locate missing teenager from the Blue Mountains

Monday, 02 January 2023 04:29:49 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a teenager missing from the Blue Mountains.

Elizabeth Dyer, aged 14, was last seen leaving a home on Merriwa Street, Katoomba, about 5pm (Sunday 1 January 2023).

When she did not return home, officers attached to Blue Mountains Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries into her whereabouts.

Police and family hold concerns for her welfare due to her young age.

Elizabeth is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 150-160cm tall, slim build with short brown hair. She wears glasses and has braces.

She was last seen wearing a dark blue jeans, blue denim jacket and black Doc Martin boots.

Elizabeth is known to frequent the Katoomba, Leura and Wentworth Fall areas.

She may also be in the Sydney CBD.

Anyone with information into Elizabeth’s whereabouts is urged to call police 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.