Man charged in connection with shooting in Waterford city
A man has been charged in connection with the shooting incident in Waterford city earlier this week.
He will appear before a special sitting of Waterford District Court this evening.
A Garda spokesperson confirmed: “A man in his 30s has been charged in relation to this incident. He is due to appear before a special sitting of Waterford District Court later today.”
Another man, also aged in his 30s, who was arrested in connection with the shooting has been released without charge.
A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
A 27-year-old woman who was arrested on Christmas Eve in connection with the shooting was subsequently released without charge.
The victim, a man in his 40s, remains in a critical condition at University Hospital Waterford, but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
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