Gardaí are appealing for the public's assistance to help find a 41-year-old man missing from Athlone.

Adrian Folan was last seen in Athlone Town on the night of Thursday 3 July, at roughly 11.40pm.

He is approximately 1.7m (5'7") tall with brown/grey hair, blue eyes and is described as being of stocky build.

When last seen he was wearing a grey t-shirt, brown knee lenght shorts and sandals.

Gardaí are concerned for Mr Folan's welfare and anyone with information is asked to contact Athlone Garda Station on 090 6498550, the Garda Confidential Line or any garda station.