Man is charged over fatal shooting at Glencorrib, County Mayo

Scene of shooting at Glencorrib in County Mayo
Image caption The shooting happened at Glencorrib, County Mayo

A man in his 30s has been charged over a fatal shooting in County Mayo.

A 71-year-old man was shot in his home in Wallpark, near Glencorrib shortly after 14:00 BST on Sunday.

He has been named locally as Tom Biggins. He was taken to Galway University Hospital where he died a short time later.

Garda have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.