A man in his 20s has been injured in a shooting in Co Cavan.

The incident happened at a house in Lisdrumskeagh, Shercock, at about 9.45pm last night.

It is believed one shot was fired when the man was confronted at the front door of his house by two men armed with a handgun.

The injured man was treated at Cavan General Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bailieboro Garda Station on 042-9694570 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.