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Appeal for missing girl

Mikaylin Tuxford

Mikaylin Tuxford

POLICE are appealing for assistance to find a young girl who went missing from her Wollongong home.
Mikaylin Tuxford, aged 13, was last seen leaving her Wollongong home during the morning of Tuesday December 18.
A report was made to police yesterday (Wednesday) who immediately launched an investigation into her disappearance.
Officers have been told of a possible sighting of Mikaylin in the Mangerton area.
Police hold serious concerns for her welfare due to a number of medical conditions.
Mikaylin is described as being of Caucasian appearance, of medium build, with shoulder length brown hair and with a short fringe.
She was last seen wearing a short-sleeved blue checked shirt, blue shorts and black canvas shoes.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Mikaylin is urged to contact Wollongong Police or Crime Stoppers.

About Mick Roberts

A Sydney journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick has owned and managed several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW. He currently calls the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills home.


One thought on “Appeal for missing girl

  1. Mikaylin Tuxford has been found.


    Posted by The Bulli Times | December 20, 2012, 10:23 am

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