Man in early forties shot number of times while in his car

Gardai on the scene in Lucan

Gardaí in Lucan are currently at scene of a shooting incident that occurred at Griffeen Glen Park, Lucan this afternoon Wednesday 4 September.

The incident is understood to have taken place at 1.50pm. A man in his early 40s was shot a number of times while in his car.  He has been removed to Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown in a serious condition.

The road is currently closed and scene preserved.  Investigations ongoing.

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