Family of missing man appeal to those with access to boats to help in Fermanagh search
Michael McGirr was last seen on the lough at around 2pm on Saturday in a 19ft Sheelin boat, which has since been found
The family of a man who went missing on Lower Lough Erne on Saturday have appealed to those with access to boats to join them in their search for their loved one.
Michael McGirr was last seen on the lough at around 2pm on Saturday in a 19ft Sheelin boat.
Meanwhile, Enniskillen RNLI have confirmed his boat has been found, although he was not in it.
A spokesperson said: "Enniskillen RNLI was requested to launch their inshore lifeboat to search for a missing person on Lower Lough Erne at 8.15pm on Saturday night. Carrybridge RNLI was also requested to assist.
"The multi-agency operation also involved the PSNI and the Irish Coast Guard helicopter, Rescue 118 from Sligo.
"A search took place throughout the night and the next day, and on Sunday, a boat was located."
It is understood Mr McGirr may have been heading for Inish Davar.