19-year-old injured in Dublin shooting

A young Dublin man was the victim of a shooting in the Sandyford area of the city last night.

A young Dublin man was the victim of a shooting in the Sandyford area of the city last night.

The 19-year-old is recovering in hospital after the attack at Moreen Lawns in Sandyford in which he was shot in both legs.

The man was in the house watching television when he heard someone at the front door.

When he opened the door, he was confronted by a man wearing a balaclava, who was carrying a sawn-off shotgun.

The victim was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital for treatment.

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