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Man shot 'multiple times' in Meath

The incident happened at around 7pm this evening.

The entrance to Mill Close in Stamullen.
The entrance to Mill Close in Stamullen.

GARDAÍ ARE INVESTIGATING after a man was shot a number of times in Meath this evening.

The incident happened in the Stamullen area of the county at around 7pm this evening.

Gardaí said a lone gunman walked up to a driveway at Mill Close and fired a number of rounds at a man who was sitting inside a car.

Officers said the injured man was removed to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda and his condition is unknown at this stage.

They are now appealing for witnesses.

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