Man Shot In The Leg At A Pub In Dublin

A man has been shot in the leg in a Dublin bar.

A gunman, who was wearing a balaclava, entered the premises on Cork Street in Dolphin's Barn at approximately 11pm on Monday night, according to gardai.

He shot a 66-year-old man in the leg and escaped from the scene.

The victim is currently being treated in St James' Hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact them.


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