Gardaí have confirmed that an elderly man reported missing late yesterday has been found safe and well.
A major multi-agency search operation was mounted last night in the Furroor area of Kilmaley after the man failed to return home, it’s understood he hadn’t been seen since around 11.30am yesterday.
Shortly before 3.00pm today the man was located and according to Gardaí is safe and well. The search operation has now been stood down.
The man was found in a wooded area by locals involved in the search, he was assessed at the scene by a Civil Defence EMT and Coast Guard pandemic and has since been take to University Hospital Limerick as a precaution.