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Dublin shooting: Man in his 20s killed outside pub

It is believed that Thursday's shooting may be a case of mistaken identity
Image caption It is believed that Thursday's shooting may be a case of mistaken identity

A man believed to be in his 20s has been shot dead in Dublin.

Up to six shots were fired. It is believed the man was shot in the head.

The shooting happened outside a pub in Sheriff Street/Oriel Street area at about 12:30 local time on Thursday.

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Image caption The shooting happened in the Sheriff Street/Oriel Street area

RTÉ is reporting that the attack may be linked to a gangland feud and that Thursday's shooting may be a case of mistaken identity.

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