Man shot in the head in Limerick


A man has been killed after being shot in the head in Co Limerick as part of a suspected dispute between rival biker gangs.

The fatal shooting occurred at Mountfune, Murroe, Co Limerick this afternoon.
Gardai received an emergency call at 3.10pm reporting that the 51-year-old man had been shot. 
He was rushed to University Hospital Limerick but died from his injuries shortly before 5pm. 
The scene was preserved pending a Garda technical investigation. The office of the State Pathologist has been notified
Gardai in Bruff are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have any information to contact them on 061-382940 the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.