Man shot in the foot in west Dublin

Gardai are investigating the shooting
Gardai are investigating the shooting

A 19-year-old man is recovering in hospital after being shot in the foot.

The man was shot shortly after 10pm tonight outside at which occurred at Le Fanu Drive, Ballyfermot.
Gardai are still investigating the circumstances of the shooting and were unable to provide details of the incident.
However a garda spokesperson said the man’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The scene is preserved for a technical and forensic examination.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballyfermot Garda Station 01-06667200 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.
No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.