Man shot in the leg in Dublin city centre

Gardaí are at the scene of a shooting incident in Dublin tonight.

The incident, which was reported at 9.10pm this evening, occurred at a location known locally as the Horse Yard which is adjacent to Thomas Street, Dublin 8.

A man believed to be in his late 20s was shot in the leg. His injures are described as non-life threatening.

No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.

The scene of the shooting has been preserved for a technical examination.

- Digital Desk

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