Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a missing teenage girl in the Hunter.

Indyana Ross, aged 14, was reported missing by family members on Tuesday 22 September 2020.

Officers attached to Port Stephens-Hunter Police District have been conducting inquiries into Indyana’s whereabouts.

Police and family are concerned for her welfare due to her age.

She is described as being of Caucasian appearance, approximately 140cm tall, with a thin build, blue eyes and blonde hair, with a nose ring.

She is known to frequent several parts of the Hunter, including the Maitland, Newcastle and Lake Macquarie areas.

Anyone who has seen Indyana, or believe they know her whereabouts, is urged to contact police.

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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.