Man critical after shooting at Dublin gym

Victim in 30s was shot several times at north Dublin industrial estate

Gardai at the scene of a shooting at a Gym in an Industrial Estate on Ballyboggan Road, Dublin. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Gardai at the scene of a shooting at a Gym in an Industrial Estate on Ballyboggan Road, Dublin. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

 

A man is in a critical condition after he was shot several times at a a gym in  a north Dublin suburb this morning.

The man in his early 30s was attacked at Ballyboggan Industrial Estate, Glasnevin at about 10.40am .

He was taken from the scene by ambulance to the Mater hospital where gardai say he is in a “critical condition”.

Gardai are seeking a silver coloured Mini with a northern registration plate which may have left the scene in the direction of Finglas. They have appealed for anyone with information or who may have been in the area at the time to ontact them at Cabra Garda station 01-6667400, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666111 or any Garda station.

Gardai have sealed off the scene pending a full technical examination.