Dublin shooting: Man shot a number of times in Lusk in a critical condition
A man is in a critical condition in hospital after he was shot in north County Dublin shortly before 10:00 local time on Tuesday.
The incident happened at Dun Emer Place in Lusk, about 15 miles (24km) from Dublin city.
The man, who is in his late 30s, was shot a number of times.
He has been taken to Dublin's Beaumont Hospital, where his condition is described as critical.
The Garda Síochána (Irish police force) said a Volkswagen Golf was seen leaving the area and was discovered burnt out at Kilhedge Lane in Lusk a short time later.