Gardaí in Dublin are asking for Newbridge's help in finding a 13-year-old boy, Martin Green,was last seen in Bluebell, Dublin 12, at around 1pm yesterday.

He is said to be around 5' 5'' tall, of stocky build and with blond/brown hair and freckles.

When last seen he was wearing bright grey tracksuit bottoms, a dark grey, hooded top and blue Adidas runners.

Anyone who has seen Martin or who can assist in locating him is asked to contact Kilmainham Garda Station on 01 6669700, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.