Police concerned for missing children at Bega

Police are appealing for help from the public to locate two children missing from the state’s South Coast.

Aria Schofield, aged six, and her brother Michael Schofield, aged four, were reported missing to officers from South Coast Police District yesterday (Tuesday 3 August 2021).

They were last seen at a school in the Bega on Friday 16 July 2021 but are believed to be in the Eden area.

An investigation into their whereabouts is underway and officers are appealing for public assistance.

Police have been told the children may be in the company of a 23-year-old woman and a 30-year-old man who are both known to them.

They are believed to be travelling in a 2001 Blue Nissan Pathfinder with NSW registration BL02KA.

Anyone who has seen the children or knows of their whereabouts is urged to call Triple Zero immediately.

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.

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