Arrest made after man is shot in Limerick

Arrest made after man is shot in Limerick

Gardaí investigating the shooting of a 42-year-old man in Limerick yesterday have made an arrest.

Detectives have said the victim was hit by a man on a bike, who opened fire as he approached a premises on the Hyde Road at around 2pm yesterday.

Gardaí later arrested a 22-year-old man and they also recovered a gun and ammunition.

The man arrested is being held at Roxboro Road Garda Station.

The victim was rushed to Limerick University Hospital, but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.


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