Gardaí in Shannon, Co Clare, are appealing for members of the public to help them trace the whereabouts of 16-year-old Carla O'Connor.

Carla was last seen in the vicinity of the Cresent Shopping Centre in Dooradoyle, Limerick city, at approximately 6.50pm on 25 November.

Carla is described as 1.4m (5'6") in height, with blue eyes, long black/red hair and she is of a slim build.

When last seen Carla was wearing a navy tracksuit with a pink top.

Gardaí in Shannon are appealing for anyone who may have seen Carla or are in a position to help trace Carla, to contact them in Shannon Garda Station on 061 365900, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.