Man and woman injured in Limerick shootingThursday 14 August 2014 08.17
A man and a woman, both aged in their 30s, have been injured in a shooting in Limerick.
It happened at the Castleview estate in Newcastle West at 3.15pm this afternoon.
Gardaí say a gunmen approached the pair and opened fire.
He then fled the scene in a car, which is believed to have been driven by a second man.
The injured man was airlifted to Cork University Hospital and the woman was taken to University Hospital Limerick.
Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
The scene has been preserved for a technical examination.
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact Newcastle West Garda station on 069 20650, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.