Two men were injured in a shooting in Inchicore in Dublin.

The two men were in separate vehicles on Ring Street when they were shot shortly before 11am.

One of the men suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder and the other man was wounded in the arm. They were taken to St James's Hospital, but have both since been discharged.

A number of shots were fired before the gunman fled the scene.

Garda forensic teams carried out an examination of the area.

Gardaí in Kilmainham are investigating the shooting and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.