Police investigate fatal shooting - Southern Region

Tuesday, 10 August 2021 02:18:09 AM

An investigation is underway following the fatal shooting of a man in the state’s Southern Region overnight.

Emergency services were called to a home on Murrumbateman Road, Murrumbateman, about 10pm (Monday 9 August 2021), following reports a man had been shot.

On arrival officers from The Hume Police District found a 52-year-old man suffering a fatal gunshot wound.

A 52-year-old woman was arrested at the scene and has been taken to Yass Police Station where she is currently assisting detectives with their inquiries.

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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.