SHOTS were fired at a house in Knocknaheeny late last night.
The incident occurred at a property on Ardmore Avenue shortly after 10.30pm.
Nobody was injured and no damage was caused to the house.
No arrests have been made.
A garda spokesperson said gardaí responded to the scene with the armed response unit.
He added: "A search was carried out in the area and gardaí conducted a number of patrols over the course of the evening."
This morning, a forensics examination will be carried out at the scene while house to house enquiries will also be conducted.