A 23 year old man has been shot dead in Dublin during the early hours of this morning.
Details are still emerging about the incident that happened in Coolock.
The shooting happened at around 2:20am this morning on Moatview Avenue.
The 23 year old man received fatal injuries and his body remains at the scene.
The area has been sealed off for a technical examination and the office of the State Pathologist has been notified.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Coolock or the Garda Confidential Line.