A man in his 20s has been shot dead in Dublin city last night


A man has been shot dead in Dublin last night.

The man, aged 26, was killed by gunfire at around 10pm last night at James Larkin House in North inner city Dublin.

He was taken to the Mater hospital for his injuries when he later died.

Witnesses say that the gunman was wearing dark coloured clothing.

He is believed to have escaped from the scene on foot.

The scene is sealed off to facilitate a technical examination of the area .

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Store Street Garda Station on 01 666 800.

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