Body found in Sligo identified as missing man Michael McGowan

The 43-year-old was last seen on Christmas Day last year

Body found in Sligo identified as missing man Michael McGowan

Michael McGowan. image: An Garda Síochána

The body of a man found in Co Sligo on June 9th has been identified as Michael McGowan.

The 43-year-old was reported missing on December 30th 2017 from his home in Coney Island.

He had been missing since Christmas Day that year.

Gardaí say a file will now be prepared for the coroner.