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Shooting at pub in Dublin's north inner city

Shooting at pub in Dublin's north inner city

There has been a shooting tonight at the Sunset House pub in Dublin’s north Inner city.

Gardai have confirmed that the shooting took place at 9:30pm.

One male is believed to be dead. 

The attack took place in the heartland of the Hutch crime gang and there are fears for a close associate of the Monk. 

The Sunset House is a Hutch gang stronghold and and obvious target for the Kinahan cartel. 

A car was found burnt out on Walsh Road in Drumcondra. Gardai and the fire brigade are at the scene. The Garda helicopter is also circling the area tonight.

The man killed in tonight's attack is believed to have dissident republican connections, read the update here

More to follow.......