GARDAÍ HAVE ARRESTED a 31-year-old man in connection with a shooting in Blanchardstown last night.
A 25-year-old man received a gunshot injury to his face during the incident at Whitestown Park. He was taken to Connolly Hospital for treatment.
Gardaí were called to a scene at Whitestown Avenue and both scenes were preserved for investigations.
The 31-year-old was arrested following a search of a house in Whitestown Park. He is being detained at Blanchardstown Garda Station under section 30 of the offences against the State Act.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact the station on 01 666 7000 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1 800 666 111.