A man has been shot in the chest tonight in Dublin 1.
It is being reported that the victim sustained several gunshot wounds shortly before 10pm tonight on Railway Street in the city centre.
An investigation has been launched into the shooting, with unconfirmed reports that the victim is related to the Hutch family.
BREAKING- A man has been shot in the Railway Street area of Dublin 1. Victim has links to the Hutch family.
— Eavan Murray (@EavanMurray) March 26, 2017
It's understood that the shooting took place close to Liberty House and the victim has now been taken to the Mater Hospital.
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