Teen missing for five days is found

Police have launched a search for the young girl. Picture : NCA Newswire / Gaye Gerard

A young girl who had been missing for five days has been found.

Tinkah, 13, was last seen leaving her Footscray home, in Melbourne about 4.45pm on Friday.

Police and family have concerns for her welfare due to her age and medical conditions.

A search was launched to find her.

She was found in Paisley Street, Footscray at 1pm on Wednesday.