Appeal to locate teenage girl missing from Sydney's south

Sunday, 19 February 2023 03:10:07 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 south.

Meiah Vandenbovenkamp, aged 13, was last seen at an address on Boyle Street, Sutherland, about 6pm yesterday (Saturday 18 February 2023)

After failing to return home, officers attached to Sutherland Shire Police Area Command commenced inquiries to locate her.

Family and police hold concerns for her welfare due to Meiah living with a condition which requires treatment.

Meiah is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 155cm – 160cm tall, of thin build, with dyed red hair.

She was last seen wearing a black jumper and track pants.

Meiah may be travelling via public transport and frequents the Sydney CBD and Sutherland Shire areas.

Anyone with information about Meiah’s whereabouts is urged to contact 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.