Search

28/09/2021

Man charged over shooting incident in Limerick

Fresh garda appeal for information following Limerick shooting

The injured man was found in a car near Castle Street

GARDAI have arrested and charged a man in connection with a shooting that occurred in Limerick city last summer. 

A man in his 40s suffered a gunshot wound to his upper body in an incident which occurred at Long Pavement, Moyross, on June 11, 2020.

Emergency were alerted and the injured man was subsequently discovered in a car which was stopped at Castle Street, near King John’s Castle.

He had sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries and was subsequently treated at University Hospital Limerick. 

A man was arrested and questioned a number of days after this incident and investigations have been continuing for over a year.

Tonight gardai have confirmed a man, aged in his 40s, has been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting.

He is due to appear before a vacation sitting of Limerick District Court on Wednesday morning.

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.