Gardai intensify search for missing teenager

Gardai investigating the disappearance of Abbeyfeale teenager Ricky Loughnane say they’re no nearer to knowing what happened to the 18 year old . Ricky was last seen in the early hours of Sunday December 19th at Tournafulla near his home. Since then a massive search operation has been ongoing involving up to 100 volunteers Today the search is focusing on rivers and streams in the Meenaheala area. There’s also a mounted horseback team searching forests between rockchapel and Newmarket. Garda Stephen Brew who’s heading up the search says despite the extensive search so far nothing has been found.