Gardaí are asking for assistance from the public in locating a 53-year-old man who is missing from his home in Co Cork.
Christophe Goutte, a French national who has been living in Ireland for several years, is missing from his home at O'Brien Terrace in Midleton since last Wednesday.
He was last seen leaving work in Carrigtowhill, Co Cork at approximately 11am on January 15th.
Christophe is described as being 5'8" in height, of stocky build with brown short hair and white skin with a sallow complexion.
When last seen, he was wearing a black coat, black pants, a black woollen hat and a brown pair of boots.
He was also carrying a dark coloured overall bag.
Christophe's family and Gardaí say they are concerned for his welfare.
Anyone who may have seen Christophe or has information on his whereabouts are asked to contact Cobh Garda Station on 021 - 4908530, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.