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Man wounded after number of shots fired at house in Kildare

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Gardai say a number of shots were fired into a house
Gardai say a number of shots were fired into a house

Gardai in Kildare are investigating an incident in Prosperous in which a number of shots were fired at a house, leaving a man with facial wounds.

According to gardai, the incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday morning, at around 5.30am.

Gardai say a number of shots were fired into a house on the town's Main Street.

During the incident a man, aged in his 40s, suffered a number of minor facial wounds.

Fragments of the bullets have been found at the scene and garda technical teams are examining them as part of the investigation.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Clane Gardai on 045 868 262.