Officers are growing “increasingly concerned” for a 14-year-old Midlothian girl who has been missing since Tuesday.
Connie Cochrane was last seen on Dean Place in Penicuik at around 1.30pm on Tuesday.
She is around 5ft 2 inches in height and has long black hair. She was last seen wearing a black, shiny Canada Goose body warmer, a pink jumper and black leggings.
Police Scotland said it has been checking CCTV and liaising with partner agencies to figure out if Connie is using public transport to get around.
Inspector Cheryl Blanch said: “We are continuing to speak to Connie’s family and friends for any small details that could assist in our enquiries.
“I would appeal to anyone who may have seen Connie or who has any information about her whereabouts to please contact us.”
Anyone with information is asked to call Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 2905 of December 19.
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