Body Of Missing Teenager Elisha Gault Recovered

A body recovered from the River Suir has been confirmed as that of missing teenager Elisha Gault.

The body was seen in the river near Fiddown bridge by the crew of a Coast Guard helicopter as it made its way back to Waterford Airport from a routine operation at about 6pm on Sunday, 25 March.

14-year-old Elisha had been missing from Carrick-on-Suir since St Patrick's Day.

Gardaí confirmed that the body of Elisha was recovered from the water on Sunday night and has been taken to the mortuary in Waterford University Hospital.

Everyone involved in the large scale search operations carried out for the teenage have been thanked for their efforts and told that no further action was needed.


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