Juvenile due in court in Longford after Athlone shooting

A juvenile is due to appear at Longford court this morning in relation to a shooting incident in Athlone town at the weekend, and another remains in custody for questioning.

A man sustained injuries to his leg in the incident and was brought to Tullamore hospital for treatment.

A teenager was arrested on Saturday in relation to the event and another was arrested on Sunday.


Gardai say they also want to talk to a third individual in relation to the incident.