A TEENAGE boy has disappeared after a night out with friends.
Gardai have appealed for information in relation to the whereabouts of 17-year-old Ricky McDermott, who has not been seen since the early hours of Monday morning.
Ricky was last seen leaving seen on Church Street, Virginia, Co Cavan between the hours of 12.30am and 1am.
He was wearing blue jeans, a white shirt with a grey pinstripe, a navy jacket and brown shoes.
The teenager from Clonabreany, Crossakiel, Oldcastle, Co. Meath. is described as 6 foot in height, with black hair, brown eyes and of average build.
A family source said that his disappearance is out of character.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Kells Garda Station on 046-9280820, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda station.