Leitrim Search Operation

25 July 2018

Leitrim Civil Defence was tasked by An Garda Síochána at 8am on Tuesday 24th July to assist with the search for a man in his thirties missing in the Ballinamore area. The Sligo based Coastguard Helicopter was also tasked. Following a review of CCTV footage the search was focussed on the Canal in the town. At 11.30am Civil Defence Volunteers assisted the Garda Water Unit in removing a body from the Canal.