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UPDATE: Further information released on west Dublin shooting

UPDATE: Further information released on west Dublin shooting

A man was shot and injured in west Dublin this morning in another gun attack in Ireland's capital.

Gardai are at the scene of an incident at a premises on Greenhills Road, Walkinstown which occurred at around 11:35am. 

A man aged in his early 40s received an apparent gunshot wound during the incident.

He has been taken to Tallaght Hospital, where his condition is unknown at present. 

A large number of garda units responded to the incident.

The area has been sealed off.

Gardai are appealing for anyone who was in the area or who has any information to contact Crumlin garda station on 01 6666200, the garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.