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Gardaí investigate shots fired incident at house in Tipperary

Gardaí have launched an investigation into a shooting incident at a house in Clonmel in the early hours of this morning.

It is understood the incident is related to an ongoing local dispute in Tipperary.

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A Garda spokesperson said the incident occurred at approximately 12:30am this morning.

The spokesperson said: “Gardaí received a report alleging that a firearm had been discharged in the Brook Crescent area of Oldbridge, Clonmel. No one was injured during the incident, however a residential property was damaged during the incident.”

“A BMW 3 series saloon car was located burnt out in the Seskin area of Kilsheelan a short time later.”

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“Both scenes are currently preserved to allow a technical examination to take place. No arrests have been made, investigations are ongoing.,” the spokesperson said.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have information to contact them immediately.

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