Northern Ireland

Dublin shooting: Police seek information on NI registered car

A 36-year-old man was critically injured in the gun attack at a housing estate in Lusk on Tuesday Image copyright RTÉ
Image caption A 36-year-old man was critically injured in the gun attack at a housing estate in Lusk on Tuesday

Police investigating a shooting in County Dublin have appealed for information about a car registered in Northern Ireland.

A 36-year-old man was critically injured in the gun attack at a housing estate in Lusk on Tuesday.

Lusk is about 25km north of Dublin city.

Gardaí (Irish police) said they want to trace the movements of a white Volkswagen Golf with a Northern Ireland registration plate XFZ 9316.

The shooting happened at about 9.35 local time at Dun Emer Place.

Gardaí are interested in any sightings of the car in Dun Emer Place or Kilhedge Lane in Lusk in the days prior to the attack.

The victim is still being treated for his injuries at Beaumont Hospital.

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