The public have been asked for their help to find a 36-year-old man missing from Co Longford.

Michael Sheridan had been working in England and had just returned to Ireland yesterday. He was last seen in the Ferefad area of the county.

He is described as being around 1.77m (5'10) tall, of average build with short greying hair.

Wen last seen he was wearing grey/green jeans, a navy-blue top and Adidas runners.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Longford Garda Station on 043-3350570, the Garda Confidential line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.