Gardai are seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 15 year old boy in Laois.
Jason Collins is missing from Mountmellick since Saturday last.
He's described as being 5ft 5 inches, with black hair and of medium build.
When last seen he was wearing grey shorts, a black t- shirt, grey Nike runners and a blue jacket
It's believed that he may be in the Dublin area and anyone with information is being asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station.