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Man shot - Whalan

Saturday, 08 April 2017 07:47:46 PM

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Sydney’s west.

At 6pm today (Saturday 8 April 2017), police were called to Waikanda Crescent, Whalan, after a 23-year-old man was shot outside a home.

He received two wounds to his legs, and was taken to Westmead Hospital, however the injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Police from Mt Druitt Local Area Command attended and have established a crime scene, which will be examined by forensic specialists.

Officers are looking for two males who fled the scene in two vehicles. One is described as a silver BMW, while the other is described as a grey Mitsubishi Lancer with a partial registration of CTE.

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 Facebook and Twitter pages.