Gardaí have appealed for witnesses following a shooting incident in Carlow.

A number of shots were fired at a house in the Laurels Estate on the Tullow Road at around 6pm yesterday.

No one was injured in the incident.

Those responsible are understood to have fled the scene in a car.

Gardaí want to hear from anyone who was in the Laurels Estate area between 5.30pm and 6.30pm and who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

They are also appealing to anyone with camera footage to make it available to investigating officers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Carlow Garda Station on 059 913 6620 or at the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.