Property damaged after shots fired in Tuesday night attack

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Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a firearm was discharged at a property in Co. Galway in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

The incident occurred in the Ballydavid area of Athenry at around 12.30am.

Nobody was injured during the incident, however damage was caused to the property.

At 2.15am, a silver Ford S-MAX was then located burnt out on the outskirts of Moycullen village.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have information in relation to these incidents to come forward.

Anyone who was in the Ballydavid area of Athenry or in the Moycullen area between midnight and 2.30am, and who may have noticed a silver Ford S-MAX, is asked to contact investigating Gardaí.

Any road users with camera footage (including dash cam) are asked to make this footage available to investigating Gardaí

Anyone with information is asked to contact Galway Garda Station on 091 538000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.