Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 24 July 2014

Man shot in leg in Co Laois attack

A man has been shot in a leg in a gun attack in Co Laoise

A man has been shot in a leg in a gun attack in Co Laoise.

The man, aged in his early 30s, was injured in a shooting in a housing estate in Portlaoise.

A Garda spokesman said his injuries are not life threatening.

The attack occurred at 9am on Tuesday at a house in Hepburn Court off the Ballyfin Road in the town.