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Body found in Co.Wexford may be missing teen

Published 06/02/2009

Gardai in Wexford are trying to determine if a body found near the town yesterday evening is that of a missing Kildare teenager.

18-year-old Conal Owens from Naas was last seen while on holiday with his friends near Curracloe Beach on New Year's Eve.

A post mortem examination is due to be carried out on the body this afternoon.

More than 1,000 people took part in the search for him after his disappearance.

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