Police appeal after man assaulted - Darlinghurst

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 09:16:23 AM

Police are appealing for information after a man was found injured at Darlinghurst this morning.

Emergency services were called to Barcom Avenue about 4.30am (Tuesday 14 March 2017), after residents reported hearing what they believed were gunshots.

A 76-year-old man was located with a non-life threatening head injury outside a unit block and was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene has been established which is being forensically examined.

Inquiries are continuing into how the man became injured and whether any shots were fired.

Anyone with information should contact Kings Cross police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.