Gardai appeal for public's assistance in tracing missing Dublin teen

Leigh Leech
Leigh Leech

The authorities are requesting the public's help in finding missing 16-year-old Leigh Leech, who was last seen in north Dublin.

Gardai in Coolock are seeking assistance from the public in tracing the whereabouts of 16-year-old Leigh Leech, who is missing from Coolock since March 22, 2016.

Leigh was last seen on Elm Field Avenue, Clarehall, at approximately 10pm on Tuesday March 22, 2016.

He is described as being 5ft 8inches in height, with short dark brown hair and of average build.

When last seen he was wearing a navy tracksuit bottoms, blue runners, a grey hoodie and a black jacket.

Anyone who has seen Leigh or who can assist in locating him is asked to contact Coolock garda station on 01 6664200, the Garda Confidential Telephone line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.