Man shot in Auburn overnight

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 10:16:27 PM

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Auburn this evening.

Emergency services were called to a unit block on Park Road, Auburn, about 9.20pm (Wednesday 29 March 2017), following reports that a man had been shot.

A 38-year-old man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for suspected gunshot wounds to his chest and leg.

He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a serious condition.

Officers from Flemington Local Area Command attended and launched an investigation into the matter.

A crime scene has been established which will be examined by specialist forensic 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.