Man arrested after shooting in Limerick

Anne Sheridan

Reporter:

Anne Sheridan

A 22-year-old man is being questioned at Roxboro Road garda station about a shooting incident at Hyde Road
Gardaí have arrested a 22 year-old man following a shooting on the Hyde Road in the city on Saturday afternoon.

Gardaí have arrested a 22 year-old man following a shooting on the Hyde Road in the city on Saturday afternoon.

A 42 year old man received gunshot injuries shortly after 2pm when a lone male on a bicycle approached a premises and discharged a firearm. The man was taken to Limerick University Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Gardaí later arrested a 22 year old man and recovered a firearm and ammunition. The man is currently detained at Roxboro Road Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939.