Gardaí have issued an appeal to trace a 20-year-old man who was last seen on D'Olier Street in Dublin on Friday.

Mohummad Ali Chaudry was last seen getting into a dark-coloured taxi between 1am and 1.30am.

He is described as being 5'10'' tall and of slight build.

When last seen he was wearing a pink shirt, light blue jeans with cuffs on the bottom and white shoes/runners. He was also wearing a heavy gold wrist chain and neck chain.

Gardaí are particularly interested in speaking to any taxi driver that may have picked up Mr Chaudry at D'Olier St.

His destination was believed to have been the Blackrock area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Blackrock Garda Station on 01- 6665200, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.