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Attempted killing of Hutch family member in Turkey investigated

It’s understood he escaped by jumping from a balcony and sustained an ankle injury.
Mar 24th 2018, 7:41 AM 31,810 24

A REPORTED ATTEMPT to kill a member of the Hutch family in Turkey is being investigated this morning.

The botched attack happened early yesterday evening, according to multiple sources.

Two armed men dressed in black and wearing balaclavas arrived at the Dublin man’s door.

It’s believed he ran to the back of the building and jumped from a balcony.

The member of the Hutch family is understood to have sustained a suspected broken ankle in the raid.

Gardaí here became aware of the attempted killing later last night.

The Garda Press Office has been asked for comment.

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