Garda investigation underway after teenager shot in leg in Dublin

The incident happened in Ballyfermot at around 10pm last night

Detectives in Dublin are investigating a shooting incident in Ballyfermot last night.

The incident happened at Le Fanu Drive at around 10pm.

A 19-year-old man sustained a gunshot wounds to his leg.

He was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel and removed to St James's Hospital by ambulance.

His condition is not believed to be life threatening.

No arrests have been made, and investigations are ongoing.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Ballyfermot Garda Station on 01-0666-7200 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.