Police are seeking public assistance to help locate missing teenager Lashante Pettit.
The 16-year-old was last seen in Altona North at about 6pm on 7 December.
She is approximately 150cm tall with an average build and long dark brown hair.
Lashante was last seen wearing a black hoodie, grey pants and black runners.
She is known to frequent the Geelong and Craigieburn areas.
Police hold concerns for Lashante’s welfare given her young age and anyone who sees Lashante or has information about her whereabouts should contact the Werribee Police Station on (03) 9742 9436.