Appeal to locate teen missing from Sydney's south

Sunday, 10 July 2022 11:12:15 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a missing 14-year-old girl from the St George area.

Marielle Baena was last seen at an address on West Street, Hurstville, about 7pm last Friday (8 July 2022).

When she could not be located, police officers attached to St George Police Area Command immediately commenced inquiries into her whereabouts.

Family and police hold concerns for her welfare due to her young age.

Marielle is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with an olive complexion and brown eyes, about 150cm to 160cm tall, with a thin build and dyed red/brown hair.

She is known to frequent the St George and Inner West areas of Sydney.

Anyone with information concerning Marielle’s whereabouts should contact Kogarah Police Station on (02) 8566 7499, 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.