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Video: Gardaí appeal for information following Dublin double murder


A toddler had a miracle escape in a double gangland murder in Dublin which left a mother-of-six dead and another man fatally wounded.

Antoinette Corbally-Devoy (48) and a man in his 30s were shot by two men armed with a handgun and a sub-machine gun, who opened fire outside a house in Balbutcher Drive, Ballymun, yesterday afternoon.

Up to 20 shots were fired during the attack and detectives have not yet been able to establish the identity of the dead man.

Speaking at Ballymun garda station, Chief Supt Lorraine Wheatley: "We are appealing for information in relation to a shooting at 4pm today in Balbutcher Drive.

"Four people were injured, two fatally. An incident room has been set up at Ballymun garda station and the technical bureau are at the scene.

"I'm appealing to the community if they have any information to come forward."

Source Irish Independent

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