Gardaí are appealing for information on a 17-year-old teenager missing from Limerick city.

Catherine O'Connell was last seen in Glentworth Street in the city last Thursday morning.

She is described as 1.73m (5'8'') in height, of medium build, with long black hair and an eyebrow piercing over her left eye.

She has a tattoo of love hearts with stars on her right wrist.

When last seen, she was wearing a beige hooded top and black jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Henry Street Garda Station on 061-212400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any garda station.

Update: Catherine found safe and well on 26 June.