Gardaí are appealing for information after a man was injured in a shooting at a house in Cork city overnight.

Emergency services were alerted shortly before 4am following reports of a shooting on Churchfield Avenue.

A man in his 20s was found at the scene with apparent gunshot wounds.

He was taken by ambulance to Cork University Hospital for treatment and his injures are not thought to be life threatening.

The scene is preserved for a technical and forensic examination. No arrests have been made at this time.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information or anyone who may have witnessed this incident to come forward. They are particularly keen for anyone with camera footage (including dash-cam) to make this available to gardaí.