The Garda Press Office has confirmed that the body of missing Meath man, Colm Boylan, has been recovered following a search in Carrick-on-Shannon.
Mr Boylan went missing in the early hours of Sunday morning last during a night out in Carrick-on-Shannon.
Gardai and his family made a number of appeals for assistance during Sunday and Monday last.
Garda Sub Aqua Units were joined by local Civil Defence, Gardai and members of the Leitrim Sub Aqua Club in a search of the Shannon and surrounds today.
It was during this search that Mr Boylan’s remains were recovered.