Two arrested following shooting near Albury

Friday, 03 November 2023 03:18:42 PM

A man and a woman have been arrested over their alleged involvement in a shooting in the state’s south.

About 3.20pm yesterday (Thursday 2 November 2023), emergency services were called to Maryville Way, Thurgoona, following reports of a shooting.

Officers attached to Murray River Police District attended and located a 26-year-old man with wounds to his hand and shoulder.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics and taken to Albury Base Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

Police established a crime scene which has been forensically examined and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident under Strike Force Dicty.

Following inquiries, a 35-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman were arrested in Macksville this morning (Friday 3 November 2023).

Both were taken to Macksville Police Station, where they are currently assisting with inquiries.

As investigations are continuing, anyone with information that may assist Strike Force Dicty is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.