A body has been recovered in the search for a missing fisherman on Lough Mask.
A search was launched for a the local man in his 70’s when he failed to return to shore earlier this month after going out on the lake earlier in the day. The man’s boat was recovered the morning after he went missing.
Gardai in Claremorris confirmed to Midwest News this afternoon that a body has been found in the search operation.
A number of local search and rescue bodies were involved in the operation. The body was recovered by the Grainne Uaile Search and Recovery team today.