POLICE in Accrington are concerned for the safety of a 16-year-old girl who has not been seen for five days.

Stephanie Dunn, of the Woodnook area of Accrington, was last seen on the evening of May 14 when she left her home address.

At the time of her disappearance Stephanie was wearing a white jacket with the words "Bad Girl" written on it and brown Rockport boots.

She is 5ft 4in tall, white, with shoulder-length, dark brown hair and blue eyes.

PS Dave Clarke, the officer-in-charge of the investigation, said: "Stephanie is believed to be staying locally.

"However, we are growing increasingly concerned as she has not been seen for more four days and is believed to be vulnerable."

Anyone with any information should contact Accrington Police via Eastern Communications on 01254 353730.