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Young man recovers in hospital after being found with gunshot wounds in Dublin house

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Young man recovers in hospital after being found with gunshot wounds in Dublin house

A young man is recovering in hospital today after being found with gunshot wounds at a house in Dublin.

Paramedics treated the 23-year-old a house at Old Tower Crescent in Clondalkin, Dublin shortly before 6am before he was transferred to James Connolly Hospital.

His injuries are described as non life-threatening.

Gardaí are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

There have been no arrests made and the scene has been preserved for investigation.

The incident has raised tensions in the capital after two shootings claimed the lives of David Byrne (34) and Eddie Hutch Snr (59) in recent weeks.