A man's body has been found at a house in Lucan.
It is understood that the man has been shot.
Gardaí and emergency services were called to a house on Woodville Avenue when the alarm was raised shortly before 3pm this afternoon.
The body of the man, remains at the scene which is preserved for forensic and technical examination.
The office of the State Pathologist has been notified.
No further information is available at this time, enquiries are ongoing and further updates will follow.