Gardaí renew appeal to trace boy (13) missing from Laois Offaly town

Gardai are asking the public for help

Justin Kelly & Conor Ganly


Justin Kelly & Conor Ganly



Gardai renew appeal to trace boy (13) missing from Offaly town

Gardaí in Portlaoise are renewing their appeal to the public for assistance to locate 13-year-old Ronan Quinn who has been reported missing from Portarlington on the Laois-Offaly border.

He is one of two teenagers who went missing last week in the midlands and neither has been traced by gardaí.

Ronan was reported missing to Gardaí on Monday the 28th May 2018 and was last seen at approximately 8.30pm on that day in Portarlington. He is known to frequent Athlone and Dublin City Centre.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station 057 8674100, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

While gardaí said there is no official connection between the two missing teens, Janelle Quinn is listed as a friend of Ronan Quinn on his facebook page. She also went missing on Monday. 

Gardaí say Janelle was reported missing on May 28 after being last seen at 6.45pm in Ballymahon, Co Longford.

She is described as 5'4'' with long straight brown hair and green eyes. When last seen she was wearing grey leggings with a pink stripe, a grey jacket, green top and runners. Janelle may be in the Dublin 8 area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Longford Garda Station on 043 3350570 or any Garda Station.

Janelle has been reported missing on a number of occasions in recent years.