Gardaí have appealed for the public’s help to find a 14-year-old girl missing from Athy in Co Kildare.

It is believed that Teigan Mellor may have travelled from Fontstown, Athy to Waterford city.

She is described as being 1.60cm (5' 3") tall with long black hair shaven on the left side, green eyes, and has her lower lip pierced.

Teigan was wearing a black top and leggings when she was last seen at her home on 20 July at 8pm.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Athy Garda Station on 059-8634210, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666111 or any garda station.

Update: Teigan Mellor has been found safe and well.