Drive-by shooting: Multiple shots fired at Mt Roskill house

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NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Tue, 19 Jan 2021, 12:11PM
Drive-by shooting at house on McCullough Ave, Mt Roskill - bullet holes marked by tape on windows and shotgun damage to car. Photo / Hayden Woodward
Drive-by shooting at house on McCullough Ave, Mt Roskill - bullet holes marked by tape on windows and shotgun damage to car. Photo / Hayden Woodward

Drive-by shooting: Multiple shots fired at Mt Roskill house

Author
NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Tue, 19 Jan 2021, 12:11PM

Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in a central Auckland suburb in the early hours of this morning.

Authorities were called to McCullough Ave, in Mt Roskill, about 1.45am.

"There was a number of shots fired - causing damage to vehicles in a driveway and windows of [a] house," Detective Sergeant Glenn Baldwin said.

An Audi in the driveway with a bullet hole in the side. Photo / Hayden WoodwardAn Audi in the driveway with a bullet hole in the side. Photo / Hayden Woodward

No one was injured at the property involved.

Baldwin said initial indications are that the incident is "not random".

"Police are continuing to make inquiries, which include a scene examination and speaking with a number of different people."

A car with its rear windscreen shot out and bullet holes. Photo / Hayden WoodwardA car with its rear windscreen shot out and bullet holes. Photo / Hayden Woodward

Police are asking anyone in the Mt Roskill area who may have seen any suspicious activity overnight to contact the Auckland City Crime Squad immediately.

• Can you help? Contact Police on 105, Auckland City Police (09) 302 6557 or CrimeStoppers anonymous on 0800 555 111