POLICE are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing teenager.

Joddielea, 16, was last seen in the Brierley area at 9.45pm last night (Wednesday).

Joddielea is described as white with a tanned complexion, 5ft 5ins tall, and of a slim build.

She has shoulder length dark brown hair, hazel eyes, a tongue piercing, and a distinctive rose stem tattoo on her inner left forearm with the word 'mum' as part of it.

Officers are becoming increasingly concerned for Joddielea’s welfare and want to speak to anybody who has seen her.

If you know where she is or have information that could help find her, please contact police on 101, quoting incident number 972 of 19 June 2024 when you get in touch.

You can also contact police online here: https://orlo.uk/0CyR4