4.54pm: Frankie Coote has been located safe and well in Lisdoonvarna and is returning home.
Earlier: Gardaí have issued an appeal for the public’s help locating a missing Ennis teenager.
15-year-old Frankie Coote was last seen on Monday and only missed on Tuesday morning. His family has launched an appeal on Facebook for information on his whereabouts.
Frankie is described as 6′ 2″ in height; of slim build with mid brown hair.
It’s known he had been in Lisdoonvarna but it’s thought he was since seen in Ennis. He’s also understood to have been in touch with friends via snapchat.
Family members have visited Lisdoonvarna and have been making contact with Frankie’s friends.
Gardaí have asked anyone who has seen Frankie to contact them while the teenager’s family have also been providing updates on Facebook and asking anyone with whom Frankie has been in contact to let them know.