A MAN HAS been shot in an incident in Castlebar this evening.
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the shooting incident, which took place at approximately 8.30pm. A male in his 30s was shot during an incident at a house in the Castlegrove area of Castlebar.
He was removed to Mayo General Hospital. Gardaí say his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
The scene is preserved pending a technical and forensic examination and gardaí are appealing for information.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlebar Garda Station on 094 9038200, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.