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Two gunmen shoot Hutch associate dead in car in Dublin

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The scene of this morning's fatal shooting in Dublin
The scene of this morning's fatal shooting in Dublin

Two gunmen fired three to six shots into a car in Dublin this morning, killing the male occupant.

The incident happened at around 9am at North Cumberland St off Mountjoy Square in Dublin's north inner city.

The victim, believed to be in his 30s, was shot in his car.

It is understood that the victim is well-known to gardai, and has a number of previous convictions.

He is an associate of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch.

Emergency services are at the scene (below).