Police appeals for help to locate Deer Park teen Ritia Rikiti

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Deer Park teen Ritia Rikiti.

The 14-year-old was last seen at her home on Elsum Avenue, Deer Park at 8.50am on 10 January.

Police and family members hold concerns for Tia’s welfare due to her age and the length of time she has been missing.

Police have released images of Tia in the hope someone recognises her and can provide information on her whereabouts.

Tia is described as Pacific Islander in appearance, 165cm tall with dark brown hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing ripped skinny jeans and a white puffer jacket.

She is known to frequent the Melbourne CBD area.

Anyone who sees Ritia or has information on her whereabouts is urged to contact Sunshine Police Station on 9313 3333.

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