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Sunday 24 September 2017

Two hunted after man shot in legs

Gardai said the shooting occurred on Dunsoughly Drive in Finglas, north Dublin
Gardai said the shooting occurred on Dunsoughly Drive in Finglas, north Dublin

A man has been shot in both legs in a gun attack, gardai said. Two men are being hunted after the 59-year-old man was set upon in a housing estate.

Gardai said the incident occurred on Dunsoughly Drive in Finglas, north Dublin, at about 8.30pm. The man's injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

He was taken to James Connolly Memorial Hospital in Blanchardstown for emergency surgery. Gardai said the attack took place on the street and the two attackers fled the scene on foot.

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