A man is in a critical condition in hospital following a shooting in Dublin last night.
The victim - who is in his 40s - was gunned down outside a shopping centre in Tallaght at around 10pm.
The shooting happened while the man was sitting outside a licensed premises at a shopping centre on St Dominics Road in Tallaght.
Two men drove up on a motorbike and the passenger fired a number of shots.
The man was rushed to Tallaght Hospital where he is this morning, fighting for his life.
The scene has been sealed off for a technical examination.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Tallaght Garda Station on 01-6666400 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.