Man dies in shooting at Bray Boxing Club

The incident happened at Bray Boxing Club

The incident happened at Bray Boxing Club

Two other men were injured in the shooting.

The 57-year-old, who founded the popular venue in The Harbour, Bray, Co.

The father of Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor was reportedly shot in the arm after a gunman opened fire inside his boxing club in Ireland, leaving a man dead.

A 30-year-old man was killed and gardai say his body remains at the scene pending the arrival of the State Pathologist.

The incident reportedly occurred at approximately 6:55 a.m. IST on Tuesday at the Bray Boxing Club in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland, Katie Taylor's hometown.

According to reports, a gunman fired a number of shots at the Wicklow club before fleeing the scene.

Irish police said that the suspected attacker left the scene of the shooting silver-coloured Volkswagen van with Northern Ireland registration plates.

"They are very, very serious but they are not life-threatening at the moment, as we understand it", Mr Ward said.

A technical examination of the area is being carried out by specialist officers.

Gardai at the scene of a shooting at Bray Boxing Club.

It was set up by her father Pete and is also home to other Olympic boxers, including former Irish champion Adam Nolan.

Anyone who wishes to contact Gardaí on this matter can do so by calling Bray Garda Station on 01 6665300, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

'The gym is council-owned and it is operated by Pete Taylor, who is Katie's dad'.

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