Police are searching for a 14-year-old who was last seen on Christmas Eve.
Shanara Black was last seen in Bendigo about 3pm on December 24.
She is described as 150cm tall with an olive complexion, medium build and has dyed red hair.
She was wearing a green jumper, grey track suit pants and white runners, and was carrying a black bag.
Shanara travels by public transport and also frequents the Echuca, Greensborough, Hoppers Crossing and Melbourne CBD areas.
Police and family are concerned for her welfare due to her age.
An image of Shanara has been released in the hope someone recognises her and is able to provide information on her whereabouts.
Anyone with information should contact Bendigo Police on 5448 1300.
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