Brother of Dublin crime boss killed in growing gangland feud

February 9, 2016 8:00 AM

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DUBLIN – Irish police say a four-man gang has shot to death the brother of a Dublin crime kingpin as a feud between rival drug trafficking gangs deepens.

Monday night's killing of 59-year-old Eddie Hutch, Sr. in his home is billed by police and politicians as likely retaliation for last week's gun attack on a boxing pre-match event that left one man dead and two wounded. The feud pits gunmen loyal to Gerry "The Monk" Hutch against henchmen of the Spa...

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