Man dies following shooting in west Dublin

He's understood to have been shot a number of times

Man dies following shooting in west Dublin

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Updated 6.50am, 12/9/17

A man has died after being shot a number of times in west Dublin.

Emergency services were called to the scene at Wheatfield Avenue, Neilstown at 9.40pm yesterday evening where they found a man in his 30s who had been shot.

He was treated at the scene by the emergency services, but lost his fight for life.

The gangland-style attack is not believed to be connected to the Hutch-Kinahan feud.

The area's been sealed off and a forensic examination of the area is due to take place.

Gardaí are appealing to witnesses to contact them at Roananstown Garda Station on 01-666-7700.