Man in serious condition after Ballyfermot shooting

Man in serious condition after Ballyfermot shooting

A technical examination is due to be carried out at the scene of a shooting in Dublin.

A man in his 20s suffered a number of gunshot wounds in the incident in Ballyfermot last night. He was discovered on a green area close to the rail line at Cherry Orchard, and is receiving treatment at St James' hospital, where his condition is described as serious.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to contact them at Ballyfermot station.

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