Limerick attack: 21-year-old man shot in the face

A 21-year-old man has been shot and injured in an attack in Limerick.

He was shot in the face at Hyde Road in the early hours of Sunday.

The victim was taken to hospital where his injuries are described as not life-threatening.

In a follow up operation a 19-year-old man was arrested. Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the attack to get in contact with them.