Gardaí in Lucan Co Dublin are investigating a fatal shooting which occurred in the front garden of a house at Foxdene, Dublin 22 at approximately 2pm today, Friday 1st March 2019.
A number of shots were discharged at the scene. A man believed to be in his 40s was fatally injured.
The scene of the shooting is currently preserved pending an examination by Garda Crime Scene Examiners.
The body of the deceased remains at scene. Investigations ongoing and updates will follow.