Three men released without charge in Dublin shooting probe


Three men have been released without charge from garda custody after being questioned in connection with a shooting incident in Dublin yesterday.

fourth man, who was also arrested yesterday, remains in custody and is being held under Section 30 Offences Against the State Act.

The man and woman who were both injured from the shooting remain in serious condition in hospital.

“Gardaí are counting to appeal for anyone with information in relation to this incident to come forward,” a garda spokesperson said.

“Anyone with any information in relation to this matter should contact Kevin Street Garda Station on 01 666 9400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.”

The 30-year-old woman was shot in the chest and arm at a flat in Bernard Curtis House, Bluebell in Dublin 12, just before 1pm yesterday. She was rushed to St James’s Hospital and remained in a critical condition last night having underwent surgery.

A man, in his early 30s, was also shot alongside her in the apartment. He fled the scene and later presented himself at St James’s Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. His condition is described as serious.

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Source: Irish News