Man recovering in hospital following shooting incident in Dublin

Man recovering in hospital following shooting incident in Dublin
Gardaí preserve the scene on North Strand Road after a man in his 20s was treated for an apparent gunshot wound. Picture: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos.

Update - 2.40pm: A man in his 20s is recovering in hospital after being shot in Dublin's northside this morning.

Gardaí were called to a flat on North Strand Road at 6.45am this morning where they discovered the victim.

No arrests have been made at this stage.

Earlier: A man in his 20s has been injured following a shooting incident in the North Strand area of Dublin City this morning.

Gardaí were called to a flat on North Strand Road at approximately 6.45am.

Dublin Fire Brigade were treating a man in his 20s at the scene for an apparent gunshot wound.

Gardaí preserve the scene on North Strand Road after a man in his 20s was treated for an apparent gunshot wound. Picture: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos.
Gardaí preserve the scene on North Strand Road after a man in his 20s was treated for an apparent gunshot wound. Picture: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos.

He was taken by ambulance to the Mater Hospital. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

The scene has been preserved for a forensic and technical examination. No arrests have been made to date and enquires are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Mountjoy Garda Station 01-6668600 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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