Man shot and killed beside Eddie Rockets Citywest

Gardaí are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at Fortunestown Lane, Tallaght, Dublin 24 at approximately 9.20pm this evening, Monday September 18th 2017. One man aged in his late 20’s, suffered gunshot wounds.

The injured man received medical assistance at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later. A post mortem is to be arranged.

The scene at Fortunestown Lane is preserved pending a Garda technical examination.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information, particularly those who may have been in the vicinity of Fortunestown Lane Tallaght to contact the incident room at Tallaght Garda Station on 01-666 6000, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

Man shot Fortunestown Lane, Tallaght

Updated: 22:57

The injured man received medical assistance at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later. A post mortem is to be arranged.

Gardaí at Tallaght are investigating a shooting incident which occurred at Fortunestown Lane Tallaght Dublin 24 at approximately 9.20pm this evening (Monday September 18th 2017) A man believed to be in his 20s received a number of gunshot wounds.

Emergency services are currently at the scene.

Man shot in Walkinstown

Gardaí are at the scene of in incident at a scrap yard on the Greenhills Road, Walkinstown which occurred at approx. 11:35am.

A man aged in his early 40s received an apparent gunshot wound during the incident.

It is reported the suspect entered the premises armed with a shotgun and fled the scene on foot.

The victim has been taken to Tallaght Hospital were his condition is unknown at present.

It is believed that the victim was not the intended target.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who was in the area or who has any information to contact Crumlin Garda Station 01-6666200, The Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.