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Man shot at in Dublin carpark

The man escaped uninjured.

Image: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland

GARDAÍ ARE INVESTIGATING a shooting near two Dublin apartment complexes  last night.

They said that gardaí at Kilmainham in Dublin are seeking the public’s assistance in relation to a shooting incident which occurred at a car park adjacent to Islandbridge Court Apartments and Bellevue Apartments, Islandbridge, Dublin 8 at approximately 6.55pm last night.

From initial investigations, it appears that a red Honda Civic car with an 08 –D registration rammed another car, a silver BMW 01- D, at the above location.

The two male occupants of the red Honda Civic left from this car and ran after the 35-year-old male occupant of the silver BMW.

They then fired a number of shots at this man, who escaped into Bellevue Apartments and was uninjured.

One of the gunmen is described as being 5’ 8”, wearing a grey jacket and blue jeans. There is no description of the second man.

Garda units attended the scene and commenced a search, and no arrests have been made so far.

Any person who may have witnessed this incident or who may have information is asked to contact the incident room Kilmainham Garda Station on 01 666 9700 , the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

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