Missing teen found - Coffs Harbour

Sunday, 28 August 2022 06:02:13 PM

A teenage girl reported missing from Coffs Harbour has been located safe and well.

The 13-year-old was last seen leaving a home on Deborah Close, Coffs Harbour, about 4.30pm on Friday (26 August 2022).

When she could not be located, she was reported missing to officers attached to Coffs Clarence Police District, who commenced inquiries to locate her.

Following inquiries and a public appeal – including a geo-target SMS alert – she was located safe and well at Coffs Harbour about 1pm yesterday (Saturday 27 August 2022).

Police would like to thank the public and media for their assistance.

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.