Gardaí search for missing young woman in Kildare

Gardaí search for missing young woman in Kildare

Gardaí are asking the public for help in finding 18-year-old Coleen Leigh.

Coleen has been missing from Athy, Co Kildare, where she was last seen at approximately 2pm yesterday.

She is described as being 5’6” in height, has blonde hair and blue eyes.

When last seen, Coleen was wearing a grey zip-up top, black leggings and white canvas shoes.

Gardaí are concerned for Coleen's welfare and anyone with information is asked to contact them at Athy Garda Station on 059 8634210, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

Update 10am Thursday, Oct 23: Coleen Leigh has been located safe and well. Gardaí have thanked the media and the public for their assistance in this matter.


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