Gardaí say they’re concerned for the welfare of a teenager missing from the Navan area since last weekend.

Jacinta Hand was last seen in the town on Saturday.

The 18-year-old is described as being approximately 5″6′ in height with a thin build, blonde hair and blue eyes.

Gardai are appealing for anyone who can help in tracing her whereabouts to contact Navan Garda Station on 046 907 9930, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.