Gardaí have issued an appeal to trace a 59-year-old man who has been missing from his Cork home since 12 January.

William Horgan went missing from his home in the Barrack Street area on 12 January.

He is described as being about 5'7" (1.7m) tall, of medium build with long grey hair and a grey beard.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Anglesea Street Garda Station on 021-4522000, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111, or any garda station.