Shot fired in Portlaoise housing estate

Gardaí will be calling from house to house looking for information

Michelle Hogan

Reporter:

Michelle Hogan

Garda presence has increased by just one

A shot was fired at a house in Carmody Way, Fairgreen in Portlaoise at approximately 10pm on Tuesday night.

A garda spokesperson has told the Leinster Express that a family was in the house but no one was injured and the shooter remains at large.

It has been reported that the front door of a house was shot at and the shooter then sped out of the estate in a blue Passat.

Gardaí will be going house to house looking for information.

Anyone with information should call Portlaoise Garda Station on 057 86 74100.