An appeal has been launched to trace a Chinese teenager missing from her home in Balbriggan, Co Dublin.

Ruiqian Liu, who is also known as Anna Liu, has been missing since Sunday morning.

The 15-year-old is 5'5" (1.65m) in height and of slight build, with short light brown hair.

She was had a large red suitcase and a grey handbag with an orange strap when she was last seen.

UPDATE: Ruiqian Liu was located safe and well on 23 August 2013.