Gardai are appealing for witnesses to a shooting in Ballymun.
It happened shortly before 8 o'clock last night at Shangan Green.
Officers say three boys sustained "minor injuries" and were rushed to the Mater Hospital.
The scene has been sealed off for a technical examination.
Detectives are appealing to anyone with information to contact them at Ballymun on 6664400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.