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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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# West Dublin
Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting
Another man was injured in the incident.
# Socialist upheaval
‘Politics is a dirty world’: AAA activist quits after bitter row over council seat
Bernadette Rynne claims she was passed over for a council seat, but AAA members in Dublin West dispute her account.
# Clonee
Man arrested after three stabbed in west Dublin
The attack happened last night around 8pm.
# Ecstasy
Normal service resumed: Gardaí seize 'Blue Ghost' pills worth €380k
The seizure was made in Clondalkin in West Dublin.
# operation
Woman arrested after cocaine seized in Lucan raid last night
The 20-year-old has since been released from Garda custody without charge.
# westside
10 problems only people from the west of Dublin will understand
# Palmerstown
Motorist injured after Garda pursuit ends in car crash in Dublin
GSOC have been called to the scene.
# Dublin
Man arrested and gun seized in Finglas
The man was searched today at 12.15am.
# Attack
Gardaí are looking for this man in relation to a sexual assault in west Dublin
The woman in her 30s was walking in Carpenterstown Park at 7.30am.
# West Dublin
Clondalkin drugs haul: €270,000 of cocaine seized, man charged
Gardaí raided a house on St Marks Avenue, Clondalkin last night.
# No longer Bulletproof
Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying
A new study published in the Irish Medical Journal has also found that handguns have lead to a substantial increase in the mortality rate from firearm injuries.
# Gardaí
Man arrested after handguns and cocaine seized in west Dublin
The 36-year-old can be questioned for up to 72 hours.
# Search
Woman (55) to appear in court over heroin seizure in Ballyfermot house
She is due to appear at 10:30 tomorrow morning.
# West Dublin
Man due in court over €500k ecstasy haul
A total of five people were arrested, following a sweep of six addresses across Dublin on Tuesday.
# Hopeful
The 6-year-old boy who was shot in Dublin last month is now in a wheelchair
Seán’s mother Gillian said her son’s life has changed forever.
# Crime
Man injured after shooting at west Dublin house
The man was brought to Connolly Hospital where he is said to be in a stable condition.
# Industrial Action
SIPTU serves strike notice on Greyhound, days after unofficial strike
Collection crews undertook the unofficial industrial action on Tuesday.
# Investigation
24-year-old man arrested over murder of Dean Johnson
Johnson was murdered at Harelawn Green, Clondalkin on 24 August 2013.
# West Dublin
Three charged in connection with seizure of €225,000 worth of cannabis
One woman arrested earlier has been released without charge.
# hazardous fumes
Government to review storage of ‘toxic materials’ near homes
The Environment Minister also confirmed last night that three investigations will be carried out into the cause last weekend’s fire at a west Dublin recycling plant.
# Dublin
Gardaí investigating crash between Fire Brigade vehicle and taxi
The ‘ladder engine’ will be off the road for a number of weeks as repairs are carried out.
# Blanchardstown
Woman arrested over Brigid Bernadette Cash death released without charge
The woman was arrested last Thursday in connection with the discovery of the 20-year-old mother-of-one’s body at a house near Blanchardstown in west Dublin.
# Drug seizure
Cannabis worth €490,000 seized as gardaí target drugs gang
Four men have been arrested after the drugs were uncovered in three separate operations this afternoon. A large quantity of cash was also seized.
# taxi forum
Taxi drivers to discuss new security options following recent attacks
A taxi driver was badly beaten and had his car stolen after being threatened at knife-point in west Dublin overnight.
# daylight robbery
Security man hospitalised after Blanchardstown cash-in-transit robbery
The man was struck over the head while making a delivery to an ATM machine in the Blanchardstown Shopping Centre.
# Investigation
Man dies seven weeks after being shot in Dublin
Carl Wynne was shot on 30 May and died in Tallaght Hospital this morning.
# child escapes
Child (3) escapes creche and walks towards home alone in Dublin
Gardaí found the toddler in the Foxdene estate near the Balgaddy Road, close to where he first went missing.
# need to know
The Evening Fix… now with added bands that don't exist
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# Crime
Three arrested over Blanchardstown knifepoint robberies
Three shops in Blanchardstown in west Dublin have been robbed at knifepoint in recent weeks.
# Shooting
Gardaí probe shooting of man in Clondalkin
Investigating officers made no arrests overnight and the victim of the shooting remains in hospital.
# Job Losses
Distribution firm Johnson Brothers to cut 83 jobs in Dublin
The company informed staff of the decision to outsource its warehouse and transport operations today.
# Investigation
Investigation over death of Gerard Burnett in Mulhuddart continues
No arrests have been made after the 28-year-old man was seriously injured and later died following an altercation outside his house near Blanchardstown in west Dublin.
# Roads
Motorcyclist dies after colliding with car in Dublin
The man, in his late 20s, hit a car at Station Road in Palmerstown. A passenger on the bike was also hospitalised.
# Drugs
Three men due in court over large drug seizure in west Dublin
Gardaí seized €1.5 million worth of cannabis as part of an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking by a criminal gang.
# Gun Attack
Gun attack in west Dublin injures three
Two males and a female were hospitalised following the gun attack early this morning.
# Arrests
Seven arrested in Dublin criminal gang investigation
Six men and one woman have been arrested as part of a Garda investigation into the activities of a west Dublin criminal gang.
# Pyjama ban
Social welfare office ban on pyjamas for interviews noted in London Times editorial
The Times of London has noted a growing intolerance of pyjamas after a social welfare office in Dublin banned people from wearing them.
# Drugs
Gun, ammunition and drugs recovered in west Dublin
Two men were arrested during two separate garda operations in the Finglas area yesterday evening.
# Shooting
Gardaí launch murder probe into man shot dead in Ballyfermot
The man in his late 30s was shot a number of times as he sat in a van outside a house just before 7am this morning.