Gardaí in Co Laois have issued an appeal to the public for their assistance in order to help trace the whereabouts of missing teenager Leanne Cawley.
Leanne, 16, has not been seen since she was last spotted in Portarlington on Monday afternoon.
Leanne is described as being 5’5″in height, of a slim build and has long brown hair.
When last she was last seen Leanne was wearing a grey tracksuit bottoms, a pink top and a navy jacket.
Gardai say Leanne is thought to be in the company of a 19-year-old man and they may be travelling to Northern Ireland.
Anyone with any information is asked being asked contact Gardaí at Portarlington Garda Station on 057 8623 112 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.