Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

Dublin

Man in stable condition after being shot in car in Lucan

Two burnt-out vehicles were found in the area.

LAST UPDATE | 4 Sep 2019

shooting 743_90579037 One of the burnt-out vehicles. Sam Boal / RollingNews.ie Sam Boal / RollingNews.ie / RollingNews.ie

A MAN IN his early 40s was shot in Lucan in Dublin earlier today.

Gardaí attended the scene of the shooting, which took place at about 1.50pm at Griffeen Glen Park.

The man was shot a number of times while in his car. He was taken to Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown.

This evening, gardaí said he was in a stable condition.  

shooting scene 783_90579040 A car being removed from the scene. Sam Boal Sam Boal

Two burnt-out vehicles were found in the area.

The road in question is currently closed and the scene is being preserved. Investigations are ongoing.

With reporting by Garreth MacNamee

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
20
This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
Leave a Comment
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.

    Leave a commentcancel