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Shooting of Robert Delaney at Russell Rise on the 22nd October 2008.

Gardaí in Tallaght Garda Station are still requesting the assistance of the public in relation to the shooting of Robert Delaney at Russell Rise on the 22nd October 2008. Robert remains in a serious condition in Tallaght hospital.


On the morning of the shooting, the 27 year old father of two answered a call at his door. He looked out his kitchen window and a gunman fired a shot, hitting Robert in the head.


Tallaght Gardaí is particularly interested in speaking to anyone who may have seen either:

(a) Suspicious activity in the Russell estate on the evening of 21/10/08 and the morning of the 22/10/08.

(b) An unregistered (with no number plates) white Honda Integra car which was stolen on the evening of the 21st October from a garage on the Naas Road and subsequently located in the Montpelier Estate.


Any sightings related to the above car, or any information relating to the shooting may be given to either the Gardaí at Tallaght at 01 666 6000.