Here's What We Know About This Morning's Apparent Gangland Shooting In Dublin
It's been linked to the increasingly brutal Kinahan-Hutch feud
One of the bloodiest feuds in recent memory escalated further today, as the Kinahan-Hutch conflict claimed another victim.
Here's what we know so far.
The victim was taken to hospital, but has since been pronounced dead
He was in his 30s, and is believed to be an associate of Gerry Hutch.
It happened in the Avondale House complex in North Cumberland Street
That's located just off Parnell Street, near the junction with Gardiner Street and Summerhill.
This address was previously searched as part of the investigation into the Regency Hotel shooting
According to independent.ie
It's believed that two men carried out the attack
According to TheJournal.ie, local witnesses said that one was unmasked while one had his face partially covered. There's now a heavy garda presence in the area.
Armed gardai at the scene and heavy presence throughout area. pic.twitter.com/1B2htGhy8f— Daragh Brophy (@DaraghBroph) May 24, 2016
It's been linked to the Kinahan-Hutch feud
This would bring to seven the number of fatalities related to the bloody standoff.