Teen girl found, another missing
Missing: Gemma Abraham
Police are appealing to the public for help in finding a 14-year-old Ballarat girl who has been missing in Melbourne since Wednesday.
The plea comes as a 13-year-old girl who had been missing since Monday turned up safe and well.
Forest Hill teenager Natalia Barbaccia was found at a fast food restaurant in Burwood, in Melbourne’s east, on Thursday evening.
Found: Natalia Barbaccia.
She had been missing for three days and had last been seen leaving her home just before midnight on Monday.
Police were worried for her welfare due to her age and because of fears her phone had been switched off and she was not carrying any money.
Meanwhile, Ballarat girl Gemma Abraham was last seen at Flemington Road, North Melbourne, around 7pm on Wednesday.
The teenager is described as white, 170cm tall with long, dark hair and a slim build.
She was wearing a dark blue windcheater, dark blue tracksuit pants and thongs when last seen.
Police fear for safety due to the her age and because she does not have money on her.
They are urging anyone with information on her whereabouts to phone 000 immediately.