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Bullet hole found in car - West Waratah

Monday, 10 April 2017 01:28:36 AM

Police are appealing for information from the public after a bullet hole was found in a car parked in Waratah West this morning.

Police from Newcastle City Local Area Command were told damage was noticed to the vehicle yesterday (Sunday 9 April 2017), however, it wasn’t until that afternoon that the owner realised there was a bullet hole in the rear-passenger door.

Police attended and secured a crime scene in University Drive, West Waratah, while a canvass of the area was conducted.

No injuries have been reported to police.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Newcastle 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 Facebook and Twitter pages.