Gardai locate missing Clare man

Gardai have located 50-year-old man James Shannon

Gardai have located 50-year-old man James Shannon

GARDAI have located missing Clare man James Shannon "safe and well".

Gardai sent out the appeal seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of the 50-year-old who was missing from his home in Inagh, Co Clare and was last seen at approximately 1am on Saturday, August 26.

A large search took place to find Mr Shannon and he was located on Tuesday evening.

Gardai, civil defence and locals had been involved in the search after concern had been expressed for Mr Shannon's safety.

Gardai said "James Shannon has been located safe and well" and thanked the public for its assistance.