Father of Irish champion Katie Taylor shot at boxing club

The incident happened at Bray Boxing Club

Father of boxing world champion Katie Taylor, Pete, was among two people injured while a third was shot dead in an early-morning shooting at Bray Boxing Club on the outskirts of Dublin.

The other two men, aged 35 and 57, who were injured in the incident, have been taken to hospital.

It happened at Bray Boxing Club shortly before 7 o'clock this morning.

"We know that the gunman left the scene in a silver Volkswagen Caddy".

They are appealing to anyone who witnessed the movements of the van along the route travelled between 7-8am yesterday morning to contact them.

This is a breaking story.

The Garda National Bureau of Criminal Investigation are assisting local units in the investigation, and members of the garda technical bureau commenced a forensic examination of the scene.

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Lightweight Katie Taylor won gold at the London Olympics in 2012 and is a world boxing champion.

There is still a heavy police presence at the club while forensic officers carry out their investigation.

Ireland's health minister Simon Harris also tweeted: 'Shocking news in Bray this morning.

Bray Boxing Club in The Harbour, Bray, Co. Katie Taylor, one of the most successful amateur boxers in recent history, trained out of the gym at the outset of her career but was training in the United States at the time of the shooting.

"Another dark day for Bray".

"I have no doubt that the Gardai are doing all they can to apprehend those responsible", he said.

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