Two men have been injured in a shooting in Ballymun in Dublin.

The two, both aged 22, were found within short distances of each other in Balbutcher Lane just after 1am.

They both sustained gunshot wounds to their legs.

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

One man is being treated at the Mater Hospital, the other is at Beaumont Hospital.

Gardaí at Ballymun Garda Station are appealing for information.