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One man dead, one injured following shooting - Wyong

Monday, 03 July 2017 01:39:19 PM

Police are investigating after one man died and another was injured during a shooting on the Central Coast.

Just before 12.30pm today (Monday 3 July 2017), emergency services were called to Warner Avenue, Wyong, following reports of shots fired.

A 22-year-old man was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics, but died at the scene.

Another man, aged 28, was also treated for a gunshot wound to his hand, before being taken to hospital.

Officers attached to Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command have established a crime scene and investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Inquiries are continuing.

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: 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.