A man in his 30s has been injured in a shooting in Ballymun in Dublin.

He was shot in the leg at Shangan Green at around 4.15pm this afternoon.

The man was treated at the scene before being taken to the Mater Hospital.

His injuries are described as not life-threatening.

Gardaí in Ballymun are appealing to witnesses or anyone with information to contact them on 01-6664400.

Meanwhile, shots have been fired at a house in Ballymun.

The incident occurred in the Belclare View area at around 5pm this evening.

No-one was injured, but damage was caused to windows of the house.

It is believed that two people were seen leaving the scene on a motorcycle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballymun Garda Station.