A TEENAGER has gone missing from Westcliff.

Joanne Cooper, 14, has been reported missing, having last been seen on New Year's Day.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "Joanne Cooper has been missing before and we are concerned for her welfare.

"She was last seen on Tuesday January 1 and has links to Luton, Southend, Barking, Dagenham, Hertfordshire, Clacton and Suffolk.

"She was last seen wearing a camouflage jacket, black jeans and black trainers."

Anyone with information should call Southend police station on 101.