A 30-year-old man was arrested and a firearm seized today after another man was shot outside a pub.
The attack took place at the Cottage Inn in Kilmainham, Dublin at about midnight yesterday.
The injured man, who had been in the pub where mourners from a funeral gathered, suffered only superficial wounds.
He was taken to St James’s Hospital and later released.
During a follow-up operation a 30-year-old man was detained at Kevin Street Garda Station under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.
Gardaí at Kevin Street and Kilmainham are investigating.