The woman, who was in her 30s, died in hospital after being shot dead in a suburb of the Irish capital Dublin on Saturday night and police are now searching for the killer
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Police have launched an investigation after a woman was gunned down in Dublin.
Gardai officers were called to a northern suburb of the Irish capital known as Finglas around 8.40pm on Saturday and found a woman in her 30s had suffered serious injuries.
The victim, whose name was not released, was taken to hospital for treatment but was pronounced dead shortly after her arrival.
The scene has been cordoned off and detectives are combing the area for leads, but a Garda spokesman said no arrests have yet been made.
The spokesman said DublinLive : “Gardai and emergency services were at the scene around 8:40 p.m. A woman in her 30s was seriously injured in the incident.
“She was taken to the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, where she has since passed away.
“The coroner has been notified and arrangements are now being made for an autopsy by the state pathologist.”
He added: “No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
“Gardaí appeals to anyone who has information or has witnessed this incident to come forward.”
Investigators are now looking for witnesses and clues to the deadly shooting.
Gardaí can be reached by calling Finglas Garda Station on 01 666 7500, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or at any Garda Station.
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