An appeal has been issued to trace a 23-year-old man, who has been missing from Limerick city since earlier this month.

Pawel Alexsandrazak has been missing from the Fairgreen area since Thursday 4 July.

He is described as being 1.75m (5'9") in height, of thin build, with short brown hair, brown eyes and has a tattoo on his right hand.

When last seen Mr Alexsandrazak was wearing a dark blue jacket, blue tracksuit bottoms and carrying a black rucksack.

His family and gardaí are very concerned for his welfare and they are appealing to anyone who knows of his whereabouts to contact Henry Street Station on 061 212400 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.