Gardaí in Longford have confirmed a body found on the outskirts of the town yesterday evening is that of Patryk Kubacki.
Mr Kubacki, a Polish national, was 19 years-old. He was last seen at St Martha’s Hostel, Dublin Road, Longford, at approximately 11am on April 7.
Investigating officers are treating the case as a personal tragedy.
“An Garda Síochána would like to take this opportunity to thank the public for their assistance in this matter,” a spokesperson said.