UPDATED : Hollie Hewlett has been found safe and well.

Police are appealing for the public’s assistance in reporting any sightings of a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing from her home in Pontefract.

Hollie Hewlett was last seen leaving her home address at approximately 5pm yesterday (Wednesday, 12 July).

She is described as a white girl, 5ft 2ins tall, of slim build, with brown, straightened hair that was tied up in a ponytail when she was last seen. She has a piercing inside her mouth behind her top lip and was last seen wearing a beige Nike jumper and possibly grey leggings or tracksuit bottoms.

It is believed that she may have travelled to the Wakefield area.

Individuals who have seen Hollie, or possess any information regarding her movements or whereabouts, are kindly asked to contact Wakefield District CID via 101 Live Chat online or by calling 101, quoting log 1556 of 12/07.

In a similar vein, Hollie herself is urged to establish contact with her family or the police in order to confirm that she is safe and well.