Man dies after shooting in Dublin city centre

It happened on Sheriff Street at around 12.30pm

Dublin, Sheriff Street, shooting,

The scene of the shooting at Sheriff Street | Image via @JulietteGash

A man aged in his 20s has been shot dead in central Dublin.

The shooting happened at the junction of Sheriff Street and Oriel Street at around 12.30pm.

Gardaí are currently at the scene, and an examination is underway.

There are reports he received gunshot wounds to the head, in a suspected case of mistaken identity.

Our reporter Juliette Gash is at the scene.