Teenager arrested after man shot in the face in Limerick City

Sunday 23 June 2013 22.03
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the shooting to come forward
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the shooting to come forward

Gardaí in Limerick are appealing for information following a shooting incident in the city.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the face at Hyde Road, Ballinacurra Weston.

He was taken to the Mid-Western Regional Hospital where his injuries are described as non life-threatening.

A 19-year-old suspect was arrested in a follow-up operation and is being held at Roxboro Road Garda Station.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.