Ireland Gardai rush to scene as man shot in legs close to Vicar Street

07:40  11 may  2018
07:40  11 may  2018 Source:   dublinlive.ie

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A MAN in his 20s was shot in the leg last night. Emergency crews rushed to the scene in the Cherry Orchard area of Dublin at approximately 8.05pm following the incident. Garrett White - The Sun Dublin. 1. Gardai are investigating.

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a close up of a sign © Gareth Chaney Collins A man has been left with gunshot injuries after an incident in Dublin 8

The man in his late 20s was shot in the legs near an area known locally as "Horse Yard" near Vicar Street.

It is understood that the victim is known to gardai in connection with a drugs investigation.

It is also believed that the incident was gang-related.

a black sign with white text © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited A source told Dublin Live it is "believed to be a punishment shooting by criminals the man is aligned to."

Despite suspected Kinahan gang involvement in the shooting it is not believed to be feud related.

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Two men wore ski masks are believed to have been involved. Gardaí rushed to the scene after getting the call of shots being fired. The scene is preserved for a technical examination and South Circular Road is currently closed from Donore Avenue to Leonard’s Corner.

A man close to some members of the Hutch family has died after being shot in Dublin’s north inner city on Tuesday night. The scene has been sealed off and gardaí in Store Street Garda station have begun an investigation and have appealed for witnesses ton contact them.

Gardai have said his injuries are not life threatening and are investigating the incident.

No arrests have been made.

A garda spokesperson said: "Gardaí are at the scene of a shooting incident which occurred at a location known locally as the Horse Yard which is adjacent to Thomas St, Dublin 8.

"The shooting incident was reported at 9.10pm on Thursday evening

A man believed to be in his late 20s was shot in the leg.

"His injures are described as non-life threatening. The scene of the shooting has been preserved for a technical examination.

"No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing."


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The man in his 20s was due to appear in court this morning.

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