It happened in the Neilstown area last night

A man in his 30s has been injured after a shooting in west Dublin.

It happened in the Neilstown area at around 11 o'clock last night when a man with a gun forced himself into a house in the area.

The victim was taken to Tallaght Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The scene has been sealed off and Gardai at Ronanstown are appealing for witnesses to come forward.