Appeal to find girl missing from Newcastle area

Saturday, 20 April 2024 02:07:39 AM

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Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing from the Newcastle region.

Lily Renyard, aged 13, was last seen leaving a home at Elermore Vale, about 2.15pm on Sunday 14 April 2024.

When she could not be located or contacted, officers attached to Newcastle City Police District were notified and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Police hold concerns for Lily’s welfare due to her young age.

Lily is described as being of Caucasian appearance with a fair/freckled complexion, about 162cm tall, of slim build, and long straight brown hair and blue eyes.

She was last seen blue jean shorts, black t-shirt with white lettering "Palm Angels."

Lily is known to frequent the Glendale, Edgeworth (Lake Macquarie area), Newcastle CBD or will possibly be on public transport.

Anyone with information into Lily’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.

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