News | Jun 05 2018

Olympic champion Katie Taylor’s father injured in boxing club shooting

Peter Taylor was at Bray Boxing Club in Co Wicklow, training fighters shortly before 7am on Tuesday, when the attack happened
Katie Taylor
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THE father of Olympic boxing gold medallist Katie Taylor has been injured in a shooting incident near Dublin.

Pete Taylor was at Bray Boxing Club in Co Wicklow, training fighters shortly before 7am on Tuesday, when the attack happened.

A 30-year-old man was killed and another man, aged 35, was injured, Irish police said.