Appeal to locate missing girl on the Mid-North Coast

Friday, 16 September 2022 06:04:43 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing on the state’s Mid-North Coast.

Ciara Kennett, aged 14, was last seen at a home on Lewis Street, Old Bar, about 20km east of Taree, about 12pm Sunday (11 September 2022).

When she did not return home, officers from the Manning-Great Lakes Police District were notified and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Police hold concerns for Ciara due to her age.

Ciara is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, of slim build and has long brown hair.

She was last seen wearing a blue ‘Friends’ jumper and was carrying a black shopping bag.

Anyone who may have seen Ciara or who may know of her whereabouts is urged to contact Taree 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.