'Out of character': Police worried about missing 13-year-old girl

Concerns are held for the welfare of a 13-year-old girl after she went missing in northeast Melbourne on Thursday.

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing teenager Margaret Paisa who was last seen at an address in Bluestone Court, South Morang, about 7pm on May 17.

Officers and family members hold particular concern for Margaret’s welfare due to her age and her disappearance is out of character.

Maragaret Paisa, 13, was last seen in Melbourne’s northeast on Thursday evening. Source: Victoria Police

Investigators have released an image of Margaret in the hope that someone can provide information on her current whereabouts.

She was last seen wearing a black hooded-top, blue pants and whie sneakers.

Anyone with information her current whereabotus is urged to contact Mernda Police Station on 8892 3200.

The teen was last seen at an address on Bluestone Court in South Morang. Source: Google Maps