The 16 year old boy has been missing since Friday

There's an appeal for help to find a missing teenager in Kilkenny.

16 year old Damien Cullen was a patient in St Luke's hospital and was last seen there yesterday.

Damien is thin, with short brown hair and around 5'6''in height.

He was wearing an orange tee-shirt, wine coloured hoody, grey track suit bottoms and black runners when he was last seen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kilkenny Garda Station.