Gardaí are seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of a 23-month-old girl from Co Roscommon. The child was reported missing yesterday at 5.30pm.

Gardaí believe she is in the company of her 38-year-old father.

The father and daughter went missing from their home in Co Roscommon.

Gardaí are satisfied that they travelled to Dublin on public transport yesterday, and got off in the city centre at approximately 4.30pm.

They are not aware of the toddler's whereabouts at this time.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone with any information on the little girl's whereabouts to contact Castlerea Garda Station on 094 962 1630, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

Gardaí are also appealing to the girl's father to urgently make contact with them.