A man in his late 20s has been injured in a shooting in Dublin.

The incident occurred at Russell Terrace in Kinsealy at about 11pm last night.

The man was taken by ambulance to Beaumont Hospital.

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The scene has been preserved for technical examinations.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information on the incident to contact them at Coolock Garda Station, on 01-6664200.