Gardai issue public appeal in bid to trace whereabouts of missing man



Gardai in Milford Garda Station wish to seek the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Jim Boyle also known as ‘Philemy’.

Jim Boyle was last seen 3 to 4 weeks ago near his home at Oughterlin, Rathmullen, Co. Donegal.

He is 73 years of age, and is described as being 5’10 in height, of a strong build and with black short hair and clean shaven.

When last seen he was wearing a grey woollen worn jumper, black worn suit trousers and black wellingtons. No picture is available at present.

Jim is originally from Scotland but moved to Ireland in the 1970s. He has no access to any vehicle apart from a pedal bicycle which he used as a means of transport.

Gardai are urging farmers and landowners to check their land/fields/boundaries for any sightings of Mr. Boyle.

Anyone who has seen Jim or who can assist in locating him is asked to contact Milford Garda Station on 074-9153060.