A woman in her 40s has been charged in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch in Dublin.

She is the first person to be charged in connection with the murder of the 35-year-old on 24 May.

Mr Hutch was shot dead outside an apartment complex on North Cumberland Street in Dublin's north inner city.

The woman, who is married with children, was charged this evening and is accused of failing to disclose information that could have prevented a serious offence.

She is due in court tomorrow morning.

Two other people, a man and a woman who were also arrested in connection with the murder, are still being detained at the Bridewell and Mountjoy Garda Stations

Mr Hutch is believed to be the seventh victim of an feud between two criminal gangs. 

Six of the victims have been killed in the greater Dublin area in the past four months.