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# shot - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Man arrested over murder of Dublin criminal Robbie Lawlor shot dead in west Belfast

The incident happened this afternoon.

# shot - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was shot dead in the early hours of this morning.

# shot - Friday 29 November, 2019

As it happened: Several injured in London Bridge terror attack, suspect shot dead by police

Metropolitan Police said that the male suspect who was shot dead was believed to have been wearing a hoax device.

# shot - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Man in stable condition after being shot in car in Lucan

Two burnt-out vehicles were found in the area.

# shot - Saturday 17 August, 2019

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

The shooter is believed to still be on the run.

# shot - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Polar bear shot dead in 'self-defence' after wounding cruise ship worker

The man suffered head injuries before a co-worker shot the bear.

# shot - Monday 25 June, 2018

'It’s very hard to look at your child lying in the cold night': Family issue public appeal over man shot dead in Dublin

Darren Kearns was shot dead outside a restaurant on 30 December 2015.

# shot - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

The rapper, whose lyrics were filled with insecurity and his real life marred by violence, was gunned down in broad daylight.

# shot - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Two men arrested over 1990 murder of Dessie Fox

The well-known bookmaker was shot dead almost 28 years ago.

# shot - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Man in his 20s shot in the leg in Dublin 8

The man’s injuries are described as non-life threatening.

# shot - Monday 30 April, 2018

Irish priest shot in the feet after being followed on way back from bank in Peru

He was followed home by three armed men who beat him and shot him before taking money.

# shot - Monday 9 April, 2018

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

The incident occurred early this morning.

# shot - Monday 12 March, 2018

Man who was found slumped in car was shot in head

The PSNI has appealed for information.

# shot - Monday 1 January, 2018

Death toll rises in Iran unrest as protesters 'attempt to take over police stations and military bases'

President Hassan Rouhani called for a calm but stressed that people were free to express criticism.

# shot - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Body of young man found in Dublin house this afternoon

Gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances and say that enquiries are ongoing.

Man in his 40s shot in Ballymun

The man is in hospital after being shot in the leg.

# shot - Friday 8 December, 2017

Man shot in 'brutal and horrific' paramilitary-style attack

The PSNI has appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# shot - Friday 29 September, 2017

'I'm back' - politician returns to work in Washington after being shot and left at death's door in June

Steve Scalise made his way into congress on crutches for the first time in three months and hailed his survival as a ‘miracle’.

# shot - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Appeal for information after dog is shot in neck in Dublin

The DSPCA’s veterinary team said Victoria is “very lucky” to be alive.

Investigation launched after a man was shot in a field in Offaly

The incident happened shortly before 10pm in a field in the outskirts of Tullamore.

# shot - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Six US police officers shot in one night

One police officer died from his injuries.

# shot - Friday 16 June, 2017

Farmer shot and injured in suspected dispute over land

A man has been arrested following the incident.

# shot - Friday 2 June, 2017

Shot fired outside front door of house in Drogheda

A family of four were reportedly inside at the time.

# shot - Monday 22 May, 2017

From The42 Henry Slade's incredible kick deserves some kind of award Cojones

Henry Slade's incredible kick deserves some kind of award

The Exeter centre put his pack into prime position to grab victory against Saracens.

# shot - Thursday 11 May, 2017

James Gately rejected garda protection just weeks before he was shot four times

Gardaí are investigating if Gately was lured to meet someone he knew.

# shot - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Users of Epipens warned to check theirs as batch is recalled

The recall affects around 1,000 units.

# shot - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Boy (9) kills himself when playing with gun in US

The boy’s 11-year-old brother said the two were home alone when the nine-year-old began playing with a gun and it accidentally fired.

# shot - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Former head of Real IRA dies after shooting in Cork

Aidan O’Driscoll, 37, was shot in the back a number of times.

# shot - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Philippine mayor on president's drug list shot dead in jail

The president of the Philippines has been waging a bloody war on drugs.

# shot - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

42-year-old man in serious condition after Dublin shooting

The man suffered gunshot wounds to the arm and chest.

# shot - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Lion shot dead after two escape from enclosure in German zoo

The zoo’s director said that there was no choice but to kill the animal.

# shot - Monday 8 August, 2016

Prominent loyalist shot dead in Belfast

The incident happened at about 9.50pm last night.

# shot - Friday 15 July, 2016

Brothers acquitted of assaulting elderly woman who believed they were involved in her son's killing

Paul and Stephen Smith had claimed that their brother Andrew was solely responsible for the assault.

# shot - Thursday 16 June, 2016

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street

A man was also injured in the incident.

# shot - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Zoo officials shoot gorilla dead after four-year-old boy falls into enclosure Ohio This post contains videos

Zoo officials shoot gorilla dead after four-year-old boy falls into enclosure

The boy had crawled through a fence before falling into the enclosure.

# shot - Sunday 1 May, 2016

An Indian teen shot himself in the head while trying to take a selfie with a gun Shoots Self This post contains videos

An Indian teen shot himself in the head while trying to take a selfie with a gun

It’s just one of a number dangerous incidents involving selfies in the country.

# shot - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Four police officers shot during New Zealand siege

Four police officers shot during New Zealand siege

One officer is serious but stable, the others did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

# shot - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Pilot killed after helicopter shot down by elephant poachers

The British man was killed trying to track down a group of poachers in Tanzania.

# shot - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

"Let go of the gun, you tramp": Woman tackled gunman who shot her partner

Sharon Rattigan was speaking at the trial of Gary Flynn, who has pleaded not guilty to murder.

# shot - Monday 28 December, 2015

Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home

The incident took place at a care home in the United Kingdom.

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