A TEENAGER was reported missing from her Isle of Wight home, prompting a police appeal tonight (Friday).
A spokeswoman said: "Police are becoming increasingly concerned for a 15-year-old girl missing from her home address in Sandown.
"Jessica Stevens has been missing from her home address since the early hours of Thursday.
"Officers are keen to hear from Jessica or anyone who knows her."
Police said she was last seen wearing leopard print bottoms, blue plimsolls and a pink hooded top.
She was described as white, 4ft 9ins tall, slim with short brown hair and glasses.
PS Rickman of Shanklin Police Station said: "We are becoming increasingly concerned for Jessica’s welfare and want to ensure she is safe and well.
"We would ask anyone who has seen her or anyone who knows where she is to contact us as soon as possible.
"We are also appealing directly to Jessica to come forward and let us know she is okay."
Anyone with information can contact Newport CID by phoning 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
*At around 10.20pm West Wight Police said she had returned home earlier this evening (Friday) safe and well.