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30th Anniversary of the Disappearance of Frank McCarthy, 12th February, 1993.

Issue Date: 11th February 2023

Gardaí are appealing to the public for information regarding the disappearance of Frank McCarthy which occurred on 12th, February 1993.

Tomorrow, Sunday 12th February, marks the 30th anniversary of Frank’s disappearance.

Frank was last seen by his mother on 12th February 1993, at approximately 6.30pm, leaving his home in Mayfield, Cork. He headed for a local short cut through a nearby field which led to Mayfield Business Park, walking in the direction of Mayfield Shopping Centre.

When last seen, Frank was wearing navy tracksuit pants, green sweater and a wine coloured three quarter length jacket, white runners. He is described as being 5' 10'' in height with dark brown hair and brown eyes. He was 23 years of age at the time.

Frank’s family and An Garda Síochána are seeking to speak with any person with any information on Frank’s whereabouts or who may have information relating to his movements on the night he went missing.

With the passage of time, there may now be people in a position to come forward to Gardaí. Any new information, not matter how insignificant it may seem, will be welcome by the investigation team and Frank’s family. This information will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Gardaí can be contacted at Mayfield Garda Station on 021 455 8510, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or make contact with any Garda Station.