UPDATE – 9 pm, 28 October: Bianca has been found safe and well. ACT Police thanks the community for its assistance.
Police and the family of Bianca Madden hold concerns for the safety of the Canberra teenager, who has been missing for more than five days.
The 14-year-old has not been seen or heard from since last Wednesday (23 October) when she was in the Woden area.
Bianca is described as being of caucasian appearance, about 170 cm (5’7″) tall, with blonde hair, blue eyes and of a slim build.
An ACT Policing spokesperson said Bianca’s family hold concerns for her welfare and are requesting the public’s assistance to locate her.
“We are asking anyone who is in contact with Bianca to reassure her that she is not in trouble, and that police wish to check her welfare,” the spokesperson said.
Anyone who may have any information that could assist police in locating Bianca is urged to contact ACT Policing Operations on 131 444.