Gardaí investigating after man's body found in Dublin

It's understood he was shot

Gardai are investigating after the discovery of a man's body in Dublin.

It's understood the man in his early 20s was shot and enquiries are ongoing.

Gardai and emergency services were called to a house on Woodville Avenue in the Lucan area shortly before 3 o'clock this afternoon.

The body of the man remains at the scene, which has been preserved for a forensic and technical examination.

The office of the State Pathologist has been notified.