Irish News
Brian Hutton, Press Association
Republic of Ireland news
ONE man has died and two others are injured after a shooting incident at a hotel in Dublin. The attack happened while a boxing tournament weigh-in was going on at the Regency Hotel on Swords Road, north of the city centre. The men, who are aged in their 20s and 30s, were injured in the shooting.




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