Appeal to locate missing 15 year-old girl

Police are appealing for help to find Erin Thompson, 15, missing since yesterday.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing from Tumut since yesterday.

Erin Thompson, aged 15, was last seen at a high school on Bogong Place, Tumut, about 9.40am Tuesday.

Erin’s family contacted officers from Riverina Police District when she failed to return home after school in the afternoon.

Police and family hold serious concerns for her welfare, as her disappearance is described as being out of character.

She is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 165cm tall, with a medium build, and black shoulder-length hair.

She was last seen wearing school uniform, with a blue polo and navy blue shorts, and a grey, pink, and white backpack.

Anyone who may be able to assist with locating Erin is urged to contact police.