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.