Thurles Police On Alert For Missing Man

Gardái at Thurles police station are seeking the public's help in tracing the whereabouts of a 56-year-old man.

John Skehan, who is missing from his home at Monakeeba, Thurles, Co Tipperary is being sought after his disappearance earlier this month.

John was reported missing on the 12th of December and his family are extremely concerned for his safety.

When last seen he was wearing dark trousers, a light coloured shirt, a dark v- neck jumper and a dark sleeveless jacket. He is described as 5'6'', medium build, with grey hair and green eyes.

The last positive sighting of John is at Kent railway station in Cork city at 9.00am on Saturday the 13th of December.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Thurles Garda Station on 0504 25100.


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