AN APPEAL has been launched following the disappearance of a man from County Louth.
David Dowling has been missing from his home in the North Road area of Drogheda since Monday, 8 February.
The 47-year-old man has not been seen in two days, and his family are concerned for his wellbeing.
An Garda Síochána have now launched and urgent appeal for information and have asked for the help of the public in order to locate Mr Dowling.
The 47-year-old man is described as being 5 foot 9 inches in height, with short brown hair and hazel eyes. A photograph of Mr Dowling, released by Gardaí via his family, can be seen below.
When last seen, Mr Dowling is believed to have been wearing a dark, three quarter length jacket with a green Irish crest emblazoned on it.
Anyone with information on Mr Dowling's whereabouts, or anyone who may have seen him, are asked to contact Gardaí as a matter of urgency.
Anyone with information which may assist the investigation should contact Gardaí at Drogheda Garda Station on 041 987 4200 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.