Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a missing teenager last seen in Orange.
Elektra Harding, 14, was last seen about 9am on Friday on Icely Road.
Officers from Chifley Police District were notified just before 7pm when she failed to return to her home in Bathurst and commenced an investigation into her whereabouts.
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Police and family hold concern for the teenager's welfare.
Elektra is described as being of Caucasian appearance, of medium build with brown hair, brown eyes and a nose piercing.
It is believed Elektra may frequent the areas of Bathurst, Orange and Blayney.
As inquiries continue, anyone who may have seen her or who has information are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Information provided to police will be treated in strict confidence.