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Three-year-old girl rushed to hospital and woman arrested after incident in Dublin

A woman in her 40s has been arrested.

Image: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland

A YOUNG GIRL has been rushed to hospital and a woman has been arrested following an incident in Dublin this afternoon.

At around 4.15pm Gardaí attended the scene of an incident involving a three-year-old girl at a house in Shankill.

The girl was taken by ambulance to Our Lady’s Hospital, Crumlin.

A woman in her 40s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at a south Dublin Garda Station.

It’s understood that this isn’t a shooting incident, as has been reported locally.

Gardaí are at the scene and enquiries are ongoing.

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