Appeal to locate girl missing from Orange

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a girl missing from the state’s Central West.

Tahlia Hinchcliffe, aged 11, was reported missing after she was last seen in Orange on Monday (19 October 2020).

Police have received information that she was in the Strawberry Hills area of Sydney on Tuesday morning (20 October 2020), and is also believed to have travelled to the Hamilton area, Newcastle; however, she has not yet been located.

Tahlia is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait appearance, with a medium build, 150cm–160cm tall, with brown hair.

Officers attached to Central West Police District are appealing for public assistance as they hold concerns for Tahlia’s welfare due to her young age.

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.