Cllr Kevin Meenan has described the firing of shots into a house at Muirhevnamor Dundalk as “a form of Russian roulette”.
He said it is scandalous that this kind of thing can happen on a housing estate in the town.
A number of shots were fired at a house at Muirhevnamor in the early hours of Monday morning.
It happened at about 3.45am.
No one was injured. anyone with information is asked to contact Dundalk Garda station: 042-9322194.