Thursday 18 January 2018

Young man injured in house shooting

A man's body has been discovered in Terenure this evening
A man's body has been discovered in Terenure this evening

Gardaí are investigating a shooting incident at a house in Cavan last night.

At around 9.45pm a man in his 20s was injured during a shooting incident at a house in Lisdrumskeagh, Shercock.

It is believed one shot was fired when the man was confronted at the front door of his house by two males armed with a handgun.

He was taken by ambulance to Cavan General Hospital with injuries described as non life threatening.

The scene is preserved pending a technical examination.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bailieboro Garda Station 042-9694570 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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