Updated: 07/12/17 : 09:41:01Printable Version
An investigation is under way after a Garda and another man were injured in a shooting this morning in Dublin.Armed officers of the Emergency Response Unit were supporting local gardaí during a drugs search of a house in Barnwell Drive area in Ballymun.
A member of the ERU was shot in the arm while officers were trying to breach a reinforced door.
There was an exchange of gunfire inside the house after gardaí gained entry and another man was shot.
It is understood that neither man has a life-threatening injury. Both were treated at the scene before being taken to hospital.
The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission has been notified of the incident.
The scene has been preserved for a forensic examination.