Missing 87-year-old from Mayo located safe and well

Missing 87-year-old from Mayo located safe and well

3.47pm, 21 October 2019: John Lockwood has been located safe and well.

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.

8.41pm: 20 October 2019:

Gardaí in Mayo are appealing for the public's help in locating a missing 87-year-old.

John Lockwood - from Lissadrone, Ballycastle - was last seen in the early hours of Sunday morning at his home.

Despite ongoing searches throughout the day he has yet to be located and local gardaí are appealing for information.

John is described as approximately 5'9" with a slim build, blue eyes, short white hair and moustache.

When last seen he was wearing a green jumper, light brown corduroy trousers and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballina Garda Station 096-20560 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

More on this topic

No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker in Northern IrelandNo prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker in Northern Ireland

Gardaí seek relatives or friends of man found dead after going missing in 2011Gardaí seek relatives or friends of man found dead after going missing in 2011

Human remains found in April identified as man missing since 2011Human remains found in April identified as man missing since 2011

Toddler and father missing from Co Roscommon believed to have travelled to DublinToddler and father missing from Co Roscommon believed to have travelled to Dublin

More in this Section

Over half of hospital admissions due to eating disorders last year related to childrenOver half of hospital admissions due to eating disorders last year related to children

Inquiry into IBRC could end up costing over €30mInquiry into IBRC could end up costing over €30m

Gardaí seek relatives or friends of man found dead after going missing in 2011Gardaí seek relatives or friends of man found dead after going missing in 2011

Climate Action Plan needs to be fully implemented to meet EU targetsClimate Action Plan needs to be fully implemented to meet EU targets


Lifestyle

Dónal Clancy is a musician from An Rinn in Co Waterford. He will perform the music of his late father, Liam Clancy, in a special online solo performance on Thursday at 7pm as part of this year's Clonmel Junction Festival.Question of Taste: Dónal Clancy

BETWEEN 1973 and early 1975, John Lennon split with Yoko Ono, took up with his assistant May Pang and embarked on a period of intense creativity and outrageous behaviour. Lennon later described this time as his “lost weekend”.Rufus Wainwright has returned a new man

Stan O’Sullivan tells Ellie O’Byrne about the genre-busting album from 2007 that probably doesn’t get the recognition it deservesB-Side the Leeside - Cork’s Greatest Records: Louder & Clearer from Stanley Super 800

In recent times one of the most recurring and troubling conversations I have with teenagers, in therapy, is around their use of marijuana. Often parents seek out therapy because they have noticed a dramatic shift in their child’s behaviour.Richard Hogan: Beware of making light of your teen's marijuana use

More From The Irish Examiner