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Police investigate after man shot - Riverwood

Saturday, 24 June 2017 08:37:43 PM

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

About 6.40pm (Saturday 24 June 2017), emergency services were called to a home in Riverwood.

Officers from Campsie Local Area Command attended and found a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his leg.

The man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before being taken to a hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene has been established, which will be forensically examined by specialist police.

Initial inquiries suggest this may be a targeted attack.

Anyone with information or any witnesses that haven’t spoken with police yet, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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