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List: The ten men shot dead so far over 12 months of brutal gangland feud

Crime DeskBy Sunday World
The murder of Gary Hutch sparked the brutal gang war
The murder of Gary Hutch sparked the brutal gang war

These are the ten men who have all been gunned down in the past 12 months as the deadly gang feud takes a huge toll at home and abroad.

GARY HUTCH (33)

Shot dead at an apartment complex near Marbella on September 24 last year, the murder that kicked off the deadly feud.

DARREN KEARNS (33)

Shot dead at Blackhorse Avenue, Cabra on the evening of December 30 by gunmen who have links to the Kinahan cartel. Murder indirectly linked to the feud.

DAVID BYRNE (33)

Blasted to death in the Regency Hotel gun attack on February 5 last when five gunmen stormed a boxing weigh-in in an incident in which two other men were injured.

David Byrne

EDDIE HUTCH SNR (58)

In retaliation for the murder of David Byrne, Gerry 'the Monk' Hutch’s brother Eddie was shot dead on February 8 at his home in the north-inner city.

NOEL 'KINGSIZE' DUGGAN (57)

The Monk's close pal and business associate 'Kingsize' Duggan was shot dead in Rataoth, Co Meath, on the night of March 23.

Like the murder of Eddie Hutch, gardai believe that Duggan was targeted just to get at 'the Monk'.

MARTIN O'ROURKE (24)

Mistaken identity victim O'Rourke was gunned down on Sheriff Street in the north-inner city on April 14 by the Kinahan cartel. The intended target Keith Murtagh was not injured in the attack.

MICHAEL BARR (35)

Dissident Republican Barr was shot dead at the Sunset House pub on April 25 due to suspicions he was involved in sourcing weapons for the Regency Hotel murder.

GARETH HUTCH (35)

Nephew of 'the Monk', he was shot dead at the Avondale House flat complex in the north-inner city on the morning of May 24.

Gareth Hutch

DAVID DOUGLAS (55)

David 'Daithi' Douglas (55) was shot dead at Bridgefoot Street in the south-inner city on the evening of July 1, having previously survived an attempted murder by Kinahan-linked gunmen last November. Murder indirectly linked to feud.

TREVOR O'NEILL (41)

Innocent man Trevor was shot dead in front of his family in a shocking case of mistaken identity in Majorca on the night of August 17.