A TEENAGE girl who had been missing since Wednesday evening has been located safe and well.
Kathryn Holligan ins from Athy in Kildare
"Kathryn Holligan has been located safe and well in Northern Ireland," gardai said in a statement.
"No further media action is required. Gardaí wish to thank the public, media and the Police Service of Northern Ireland for their assistance, which is much appreciated.
The teenager has been missing from her home in Chanterlands, Athy, Co. Kildare since Wednesday evening.
There has been a reported sighting of Kathryn - in Derry City on Thursday afternoon. She was in the company of a boy, who has been described as in his late teens.
Meanwhile, gardai in Macroom Co Cork are seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 16-year old Tammy Duggan.
Tammy was last seen on Friday.
She is described as being 5’ 2'' tall, slim build, with brown shoulder length hair and brown/green eyes.
When last seen she was wearing a black jacket and faded blue jeans.
Anyone who has seen Tammy or who can assist in locating her is asked to contact Macroom garda station on 026 20590, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.