Friday 19 October 2018

Gardai investigating shooting incident at house in Dublin

The scene of the shooting at Brookview Close in Tallaght
The scene of the shooting at Brookview Close in Tallaght
Conor Feehan

Conor Feehan

Gardai are investigating a shooting incident at a house in the Tallaght area of Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

The incident happened on Brookview Close just before 1am.

A number of shots were fired at the house with what is believed to be a shotgun.

Panes of glass in the upstairs windows as well as the living room window downstairs were smashed in the attack.

The incident happened on Brookview Close just before 1am
Picture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.
The incident happened on Brookview Close just before 1am Picture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.

It is understood there were a number of people in the house at the time of the shooting but there were no reports of any injuries.

Gardai have sealed off the house for a forensic examination.

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