Following the discovery of a body yesterday the search for a missing person has been stood down.
43-year-old Fergal Guilfoyle was missing from the Galway area and was last seen in the Newcastle Road area of Galway on December 15th. An appeal for information on here whereabouts was then made. The search for Mr Guilfoyle was stood down on Sunday following the discovery of a body, Gardai confirmed.
Gardai wish to thank the media and the public for their assistance in this matter.