AS the search continues for local man, Brian Kinsella who is missing since November 17, the Irish Coast Guard have issued a request urging members of the public not to take part in shoreline searches this weekend. A Spokesperson for the Coast Guard told the Waterford News & Star that there’s bad weather expected this weekend and it would be dangerous for members of the public to search along the river banks for the missing man.
“The coast Guard and Civil Defence have trained personnel actively searching these areas and do not require assistance at this time,” the Spokesperson said.
A number of units including the Coast Guard, Civil Defence, Gardai and local rescue services have been actively searching for Brian Kinsella throughout the last week along land and river banks. Brian (29) was last seen n the Summerhill area of Waterford on Wednesday, November 17 2021 at approximately 9.40am.He is described as being 6 feet in height, of slim build with fair hair and brown eyes. When last seen, Brian was wearing a blue jacket, black Adidas tracksuit bottoms with white stripes and black runners with a white sole. He was also wearing a black baseball cap.
Gardaí and Brian’s family continue to be extremely concerned for his well-being.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardaí in Waterford at 051 305300, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.