New search for Castlecomer man begins at 3pm today in Castlecomer Discovery Park

A search for a missing Castlecomer man will begin at 3pm in Castlecomer Discovery park this afternoon.

Gardai brought in the specialist dog unit in the search for Billy Dooley yesterday.

The 26 year old was last seen this day week Friday August 8th.

He is described as 5ft 6 in height, with light brown hair

His last contact was with a friend by phone on Sunday

When last seen he was wearing a McKenzie zip up hoodie with no sleeves and a pair of shorts

If anyone has any information of the wherabouts of the missing 26 year old please contact the Gardaí at Castlecomer on 0564441222, or any Garda Station

Castlecomer Councillor Maurice shortall says a full organised and coordinated search is now needed.