Auckland woman Carissa Avison missing since Thursday

Carissa Avison (supplied)
Carissa Avison (supplied)

Police are trying to locate a 21-year-old Auckland woman missing since Thursday.

Carissa Avison was last seen at about 8:30am on Thursday, leaving her home on Dockside Lane in the CBD, near Vector Arena.

She is of slim to medium build, and has a Japanese scripture tattoo on her left forearm. She was wearing a white T-shirt, black three-quarter length pants and black shoes.

Carissa Avison (Facebook)
Carissa Avison (Facebook)

Her family became concerned after she failed to turn up to work.

It's believed she might be in Papamoa, Auckland or even Southland, where she has contacts.

If you have any information on her whereabouts, call police on (09) 302 6400 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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