Gardaí are investigating reports of shots fired at Woodpark, Castleconnell in Limerick in the early hours of this morning.

The alarm was raised shortly after midnight by a local resident.

Gardaí attended the scene and recovered a number of spent casings.

The scene is preserved for forensic and technical examination.

No one was injured and inquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Henry Street Station on 061-212400.