Friday, January 14, 2022

The search of the Barrow continues today in Athy for missing man Christopher Berns who was last seen beside the river on Wednesday evening last 12 January.

Garda divers searched the river near the courthouse. They were assisted by local gardaí and Civil Defence volunteers.

Last night Mr Berns’ daughter Jacqueline appealed for the public’s assistance in finding her father.

“My dad has gone missing and this is very unlike him. Please if anyone has seen or heard anything get in contact on either 085 8300496 or contact Athy Garda station on 059 8634210,” she said. “His car was found parked at the Barrow River in Athy yesterday evening 12 January at 5.05 pm. “Please help us try and bring my dad home. We are absolutely heartbroken,” said Jacqueline.

When last seen Mr Berns was wearing a blue jumper with a shirt underneath and navy tracksuit bottoms.

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