Man arrested following shooting - Central Coast

Thursday, 09 March 2017 11:37:34 AM

Police have arrested a man following investigations into a shooting incident at Woy Woy last night

About 10.30pm (Wednesday 8 March 2017) police were approached by a 41-year-old man on the corner of Ocean Beach Road and Dunalban Road who claimed to have been shot in the back.

Officers administered first-aid to the man and called for an ambulance.

The man was taken to Gosford Hospital where he was treated for a gun-shot wound to his lower back.

About 5.30am today (Thursday 9 March 2017), police attended a home in Waterloo Avenue, Woy Woy, where they arrested a 21-year-old man.

He was taken to Gosford Police Station where he is assisting police with their inquiries.

Meanwhile, officers continue to execute a search warrant at the Waterloo Avenue home.