Gardaí have appealed for help in tracing the whereabouts of a missing man last seen in Co Kerry.

Gilbert Fitzpatrick, 59, from Navan in Co Meath, was last seen at 11am on Saturday 9 June.

He had been on holiday in Tralee during the week and travelled to Killarney on Saturday.

It is understood he went walking in The Gap of Dunloe area on Saturday and the alarm was raised when he failed to return to his accommodation in Tralee the following day.

Mr Fitzpatrick is around 1.65m (5’5) tall, of slight build, with dark hair.

When last seen he was wearing a light blue short-sleeved shirt, navy trousers, black shoes and was carrying a rain jacket.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact them at Tralee Garda Station on 066-7102300 or Killarney Garda Station on 064-6671160.