Man injured in Dublin shooting

Monday 09 December 2013 20.53
An investigation into the Coolock gun attack is taking place (Pic: Photocall/Sasko Lazarov)
An investigation into the Coolock gun attack is taking place (Pic: Photocall/Sasko Lazarov)

A man has been injured in a shooting incident in Coolock in Dublin.

The 25-year-old sustained minor injuries to his lower leg in the incident at Cromcastle Court estate at around 10pm last night.

It had initially been reported that two brothers had been shot.

The gunman left the scene in a white Volkswagen Golf.

The area has been sealed off for a forensic and technical examination.

Gardaí have issued an appeal for any witnesses to the incident to contact them.