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Gardaí issue appeal over missing mother-of-four in Kildare

Karen Stokes has not been seen since yesterday afternoon.

GARDAÍ IN KILDARE have issued an appeal for help to trace a missing woman in the Kilcock area.

Karen Stokes, 38, has not been seen since she left her home yesterday at 1pm.

The mother-of-four is described as 5ft in height with blue eyes and red hair. She was wearing black jeans, runners and a white top.

She may be driving a green Seat Alambra people carrier with a registration number 02 MH 6447.

Her family, which is concerned for her welfare, say the disappearance is completely out of character.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Leixlip garda station on 01 666 7800 or the Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

Read: Fresh appeal for Meath man missing for almost three months

More: Bethany Home, where 222 children died, to be included in mother and baby home investigation 

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