In a shooting in the lobby of the hotel, which hosted the weigh-in of boxers before the fight, one person was killed and two more got wounds of varying severity. The shooter fled from the scene.
Eyewitnesses reported that in the Regency in Dublin raided three people in uniform «Garda» Irish police, and opened fire with a weapon similar to a Kalashnikov assault rifle, according Iindependent.
Data about the identity of the killed and wounded not reported.
Weighing was carried out before the battle for the championship title. Was scheduled Boxing match between Irishman Jamie Kawanago and Portugal’s Antonio Joao Bento for the vacant belt of the champion of Europe WBO in the lightweight division.
Police have launched an investigation into the incident. The area blocked.