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Body of missing teenage girl found - Griffith

Sunday, 23 May 2021 03:14:31 PM

The body of a teenage girl reported missing from the state’s south-west has been located.

The 17-year-old teenager was last seen walking along Wakaden Street, Griffith, around midday on Thursday 20 May 2021.

Officers from Murrumbidgee Police District were notified when she failed to return home and commenced extensive inquiries into her whereabouts.

About 1.15pm today (Sunday 23 May 2021) the girl’s body was found in bushland at Scenic Hill, Griffith.

The death is not being treated as suspicious and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Police thank the public and media for their assistance.