An appeal has been issued to trace a 16-year-old boy missing from Sligo.

Kian Dwyer was last seen on 6 July in Sligo town, and it is believed that he may have travelled to Tallaght in Dublin.

He is described as being 1.8m (5'11'') tall, of slim build, with brown hair and brown eyes.

When last seen he was wearing a red zip jumper, navy tracksuit bottoms and green runners.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Tallaght Garda Station on 01-6666000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.