19/12/2007

Two Arrested Following Dublin Shooting

A man and a teenage boy have been arrested in connection with a shooting in Finglas in north Dublin.

The shooting happened at Ratoath Drive around 10:30pm on Tuesday. A 34-year-old was shot with a sawn-off shotgun and received minor injuries to his head and face.

A 14-year-old and a 19-year-old were arrested shortly after the shooting. They are being held at Finglas garda station.

(KMcA)


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