Gardaí recover body of missing Galway man

Gardaí recover body of missing Galway man
23-year-old Cathal Whelan

The body of a missing Galway man has been recovered, gardaí have confirmed.

Cathal Whelan, 23 years, missing from the Clifden area since Tuesday 15th October 2019, has been recovered today.

An Garda Síochána thanked the public for their assistance.

Earlier: Gardaí appeal for help in search for missing man in Galway

Gardaí are appealing for help in tracing a missing man in County Galway.

23-year-old Cathal Whelan is missing since Tuesday when he was out socialising in Clifden Town that night.

He is described as 6ft tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and a beard.

Cathal was wearing a grey jumper, grey chino trousers and runners.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardai in Clifden on 095 22500.

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