Hailey Price was last seen on Wednesday 23 December.

Missing teen Hailey Price has been located safe and well.

She was last seen in Newcastle on Wednesday 23 December but following extensive inquiries, she was located at a Woodberry property at about 7.50pm yesterday (Wednesday 14 January).

Police would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance.

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Hailey Price has been missing from Newcastle since just before Christmas last year.

The 13-year-old was last seen before leaving her home of Bellevue Street, Newcastle on the morning of 23 December 2020.

Officers from the Newcastle City Police District were notified when she did not return and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Hailey is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 160cm tall with a slim build.

Police are appealing to the public for any information that may assist in finding Hailey.

They are urging anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or call Newcastle Police Station on 4929 0999.