Gardaí in Dublin have appealed for the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of a missing teenager.

Dean Davis, 16, was last seen on the morning of 24 September in Swords.

He is described as being 5'9'' in height, of slim build, with short red hair and blue eyes. He was wearing a yellow waterproof jacket with grey stripes when last seen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Santry Garda Station on 01-6664000, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800-666-111 or any garda station.