Two men have been arrested by gardaí investigating a shooting incident in Co Carlow.

A firearm was discharged from a car in the O'Hanrahan Avenue area of the town at about 4pm yesterday.

No one was injured and the car left the scene.

Gardaí made the arrests in a follow-up operation in Carlow town last night.

They have appealed for any witnesses to contact Carlow Garda Station on 059-9136620, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800-666-111 or any garda station.