Urgent search for missing mum, girl

Mum Emily Janetzki has been missing since Thursday. NSW Police
Mum Emily Janetzki has been missing since Thursday. NSW Police

A desperate search is underway for a mother and her young daughter who have been missing for at least five days.

Emily Janetzki, 35, and her daughter Olena Hrobelko, two, were last seen in Lavington, on the NSW and Victorian border on Thursday.

Emily Janetzki, 35, and her daughter Olena Hrobelko were last seen on Thursday. Picture: NSW Police
Emily Janetzki, 35, and her daughter Olena Hrobelko were last seen on Thursday. Picture: NSW Police

Police are concerned for the pair’s welfare, after their family approached police for help in finding the mother and daughter.

A public appeal for help has now been launched.

“ Emily may be travelling in a blue Mazda with NSW registration CGM85P,” NSW Police said in a statement.

“They are known to frequent the Lavington and Myrtleford areas.”

Ms Janetzki has been described as caucasian, 165cm tall with a thin build and blonde, long hair.

Family have grave concerns for their welfare. Picture: NSW Police
Family have grave concerns for their welfare. Picture: NSW Police

The mother was last seen wearing a dark-coloured jumper, black jeans and black boots, police said.

Olena was last seen wearing light-coloured pants and a jumper.

Images of Ms Janetzki and her daughter have been shared to help with the search, as the family are deeply concerned for the pair’s welfare.

Anyone with information about the mother and daughter’s whereabouts has been urged to call Murray River Police District or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.