Gardaí investigate two separate Co Louth shootings

Monday 15 July 2013 11.13
Gardaí in Co Louth are investigating two separate shootings
Gardaí in Co Louth are investigating two separate shootings

Gardaí in Louth are investigating two shooting incidents in the county over the weekend.

The windows and glass doors of a house in Rivercourt, Drogheda were shattered by shotgun blasts at around 4.30am this morning.

A man and a woman inside were uninjured.

Gardaí want anyone who saw a red Hyundai car in the area at the time to contact them.

Meanwhile, gardaí in Dundalk are continuing their investigation into a shooting yesterday evening which left a 20-year-old woman with gunshot wounds to her foot.

She was taken by ambulance to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

The shooting happened before 5pm on Saturday evening at a house in the Maple Close estate in Dundalk.

A man who was also in the house at the time was uninjured.