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Thursday 23 January 2020

Three injured in shooting at party in west Dublin

Three young people are being treated in hospital after a gun attack at an Easter house party in west Dublin
Three young people are being treated in hospital after a gun attack at an Easter house party in west Dublin

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Three young people are being treated in hospital after a gun attack at an Easter house party.

A shot was fired through the window of a house in Corduff Grove, in Blanchardstown, west Dublin, at around 4.20am early on Sunday morning, gardai said.

Two young men and a young woman were wounded by the single shot.

They are aged between their late teens and mid 20s, a Garda spokeswoman said.

It is believed they were sitting on a couch in the front room at the time of the incident.

The three were taken to James Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown for treatment.

It is believed their injuries are not life threatening.

There were a number of youths in the house at the time of the attack.

No one has yet been arrested.

A Garda spokeswoman said investigations are ongoing.

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