Two men arrested after a firearms incident in Kildare this week have been charged.
Three men had been arrested after a garda chase, during which a shotgun was fired toward gardai.
Two of the men have now been charged and are due before Portlaoise District Court today.
The third man has been released without charge and investigations are on going.
Gardai confirmed to the Offaly Express that the three men arrested had addresses in Limerick, Laois and Kildare.