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Man hurt in County Mayo shooting

A 21-year-old man has been injured in a shooting in County Mayo in the Republic of Ireland.

It happened in Moneen in Castlebar shortly after 17:00 GMT on Sunday.

The Irish state broadcaster, RTE, reported that the man was shot a number of times as he was getting into his van at a petrol station.

The shots were fired from another vehicle which pulled up alongside the van. The man's brother was also hurt and both were taken to hospital.