Gardaí in Dundalk are now treating as a murder inquiry the disappearance of Giedre Raguckaite, who has been missing for over five months.

The 29-year-old, who is originally from Lithuania, has been missing from Dundalk since 26 May.

She was last seen at around 6pm that day on Hoey’s Lane in Dundalk.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact them at Dundalk Garda Station on 042-9388400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.