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Man is killed in shooting in Dublin's Ballyfermot area

Garda van

A man in his late 30s has been shot dead in Dublin on Monday.

The shooting happened at Cherry Orchard Avenue in Ballyfermot shortly after 07:00 GMT as the victim sat in his van.

The area has been sealed off and the state pathologist's office has been informed.

The body remains at the scene pending a preliminary examination.