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Shots fired into a unit at Wallsend

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 04:56:05 AM

Police are appealing for information after a number of shots were fired into a unit at Wallsend overnight.

Emergency services were called to a unit on Longsworth Avenue, Wallsend about 11.40pm last night (Tuesday 28 March 2017), following reports of gunfire.

Police have been told that a number of shots were fired into a unit at the location.


No one was injured during the incident.


Officers from Newcastle City Local Area Command attended and launched an investigation.

A crime scene has been established which will be examined by forensics officers.

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.