Missing man located safe and well

Gardai have confirmed that a man missing from the Mountmellick area since earlier this month has been found safe and well.

A missing person appeal in the case of Brian Barry (59) who was reported missing from Mountmellick, Co. Laois on September 4, had been issued late last week.

This morning Gardai confirmed he had been located and thanked the public and the media for their assistance.