Latest: Man killed after being shot 'a number of times' in Dublin

Update, September 12, 12.54pm: The man shot a number of times on Wheatfield Avenue in Clondalkin last night has lost his fight for life.

Earlier:

A man has been shot in Dublin tonight.

A man in his 30s was seriously injured in the shooting at Wheatfield Avenue in Clondalkin.

It is reported that the 36-year-old man was shot a number of times.

Officers were called to the incident at 9.40pm.

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scenewhich is sealed off for a forensic examination.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Ronanastown Garda Station on 01 666 7700.


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