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02 Dec 2021

Local horror after shooting incident in Clonmel last weekend

Local horror after shooting incident in Clonmel

Clonmel Gardaí hurried to the alleged scene of a shooting in the Brook Crescent area of Oldbridge, Clonmel early last Friday morning. 

Officers got word that a firearm was discharged overnight, but fortunately, nobody was harmed in the incident although a home close to the scene sustained damages.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to come forward with information to aid in their investigation. 

A BMW 3 series car was discovered burnt out in the Seskin area of Kilsheelan shortly after.

A Garda spokesman said: "Gardaí investigating an alleged discharge of a firearm this morning, in Oldbridge, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary are appealing for witnesses.

"At approximately 12:30am this morning 19/11/21, Gardaí received a report alleging that a firearm had been discharged in the Brook Crescent area of Oldbridge, Clonmel. No one was injured during the incident, however a residential property was damaged during the incident.

"A BMW 3 series saloon car was located burnt out in the Seskin area of Kilsheelan a short time later."

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