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Family issue appeal for missing student (22)

THE family of a Trinity College law graduate last night issued an emotional appeal for information on her whereabouts, writes Luke Byrne.

Caitriona Horan (22), pictured below, of Tawnylea, Drumkeeran, Co Leitrim, was last seen outside the Dublin university last Wednesday.

"She came to Dublin on Tuesday, met her friend Sarah-Kate in town on Wednesday and they parted outside Trinity at 5.15pm," her sister Gillian said.

Caitriona was wearing a dark-grey tweed-effect jacket, black leggings and black boots. She is slim with dark brown hair, brown eyes and is 5ft 5in.

Anybody with information should contact gardai on 071 9820620.

In a separate incident, gardai are looking for information on the whereabouts of 59-year-old Shay Prendergast from Knockmore, Wexford Road, Arklow, Co Wicklow. He was last seen at his home at 7pm on Saturday. He is 5ft 10in, medium build with blue eyes. Contact gardai on 0402 26320.

Irish Independent