01/11/2017 17:30 EST | Updated 01/12/2018 00:12 EST

Fredericton police seek missing 16-year-old girl

Fredericton police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 16-year-old.

Kayla Kavanaugh was last heard from on Sunday.

She is described as five feet two inches tall and 97 pounds and has a thin build. She has blond hair and blue eyes, with pierced ears and scars on her arms.

When last seen she was wearing pyjama pants, black winter boots and carrying a red and black backpack with a red cloth on it. She often wears a bandana.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact the Fredericton police or Crime Stoppers.