UPDATE, Sunday afternoon: Maddy has been found safe and well.

EARLIER:
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a missing Horsham teenager.

The 14-year-old was last seen at her Carr Street, Horsham home about 12.30pm today (Saturday 26th September).

Police and family have concerns for her welfare due to her age.

She is described as being 165cm tall, has a slim build and light brown and faded red hair.

She was last seen wearing a blue adidas hoodie and red shorts.

An image has been released in the hope someone recognises her and is able to provide information on her whereabouts.

Anyone with information is urged to call Horsham Police Station on 5382 9200.