Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing from Penrith.
Hayley Hopwood, aged 15, was reported missing to officers earlier this month.
She was last seen about 8.20pm on Saturday, December 17 at Mount Druitt Railway Station.
Officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command are continuing extensive inquiries into her whereabouts.
“Police and family hold serious concerns for Hayley’s welfare,” a police spokesperson said.
“Hayley is described as brown of Caucasian appearance, approximately 150-160cm tall, of thin build, with long brown hair and brown eyes.”
She is known to use public transport and frequent the Penrith and Mt Druitt areas.
Anyone who sees Hayley or has any information regarding her whereabouts is urged to contact Nepean Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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