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Arrest after shots fired outside Dublin school

The man, aged in his twenties, is being detained at Blanchardstown garda station.

A man his twenties has been arrested following a shooting incident outside a school in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)
A man his twenties has been arrested following a shooting incident outside a school in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)

A man has been arrested following a shooting incident outside a school in Dublin.

The incident happened at about 3.40pm on Tuesday afternoon outside the Riversdale Community School on Blanchardstown Road North.

Gardai said a lone gunman appeared to target a man in his twenties who was waiting outside the school.

Nobody was injured in the attack.

The arrest was made on Wednesday afternoon after Garda carried out two searches in the Corduff area.

The man, aged in his twenties, is being detained at Blanchardstown garda station.

Gardai are appealing to anyone with any information to contact them.

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