Man shot at West Auckland home overnight

Author
Ben Leahy, NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Sat, 4 Dec 2021, 9:29AM
File photo (NZ Herald)
File photo (NZ Herald)

Man shot at West Auckland home overnight

Author
Ben Leahy, NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Sat, 4 Dec 2021, 9:29AM

A man has been taken to hospital after being shot at a home in West Auckland. 

Detective Senior Sergeant Megan Goldie said police were called to a Woodford Ave property in Henderson just before 12.30am today. 

"Upon arrival, a man was located with a firearms-related injury," she said. 

"He was transported to hospital where he is in a stable condition." 

Police are making enquiries to work out what happened. 

"The community will notice an increased Police presence in the area today while we undertake a scene examination and speak with people in the neighbourhood," Goldie said. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police on 105 and quote file number 211204/5318. 

Information can also be provided anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.