A 10-year-old boy is dead after he went into cardiac arrest at a McDonald’s restaurant. It is understood the boy was with his mother when his heart stopped during a visit to the fast-food chain’s restaurants at Dublin’s Ilac Centre.
The boy – identified by local media as Maleek Lawal – was rushed to hospital after the incident occurred in front of shocked customers, but tragically died a short time later. Gardai are investigating the incident to prepare a report for the Dublin Coroner’s Court. The heartbreaking incident happened last Friday at around 6:15pm, Gardai confirmed to Dublin Live this morning. Read more