Man arrested in connection with Kildare shooting

A 20-year-old man has been arrested today in connection with a shooting in Co Offaly.

It is understood that shots were fired just outside of Clara, at around 7am yesterday morning.

A sawn-off shotgun was seized at the scene and gardaí arrested a 20-year-old man.

He is being questioned at Tullamore garda station, under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.


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