Police appeal for help to find two missing teenage girls

Dakota Potts, left, and Levi King have been missing since Thursday.

Dakota Potts, left, and Levi King have been missing since Thursday.

Police are appealing for help to locate two teenage girls who have gone missing in the North East.

Levi King and Dakota Potts, who are both 16 and from the Felling area of Gateshead, were reported missing on Thursday..

Levi is 5ft 1ins, of slim build and has pale skin. She has shoulder-length blonde hair and blue eyes.

She was last seen wearing a white hooded top, blue jeans and black trainers.

Dakota is 5ft 5ins, of slim build and has dark hair with red and blonde streaks in it.

She was last seen wearing a grey North Face hooded top, black ripped jeans, orange socks and white Adidas trainers.

Inquiries are ongoing to locate the pair, and anyone with any information as to their whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101.