SHOCKER: Man DIES, two INJURED during SHOOTING at Ireland gym run by Katie Taylor’s father

WBN 05/06/2018

Police are investigating a shooting at the County Wicklow gym of world champion boxer Katie Taylor’s father Peter. 

Just before 7am on Tuesday morning, shots were fired at Bray Boxing Club resulting in the death of a 30 year-old man.

Reports suggest two other men, one aged 35 and another aged 57 were also injured during the incident.


(Photo: Lawrence Lustig / Matchroom)

Taylor’s daughter Katie, signed to Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing, is a current unified lightweight champion and won gold at the 2012 Olympics in London.

Initial reports Peter was one of the injured has since been confirmed by Irish media.

The investigation continues as police appeal for witnesses and hunt for a silver Volkswagen seen leaving the club shortly after.