Lake Macquarie police investigate public place shooting

Investigations have commenced following a public place shooting in Lake Macquarie tonight.

About 5.45pm (Friday 30 October 2020), police were called to an address on Ruttleys Road, Wyee, after reports of possible gun fire.

Officers from Lake Macquarie Police District, assisted by other specialist units, attended and established a crime scene at a home where a number of bullet holes were found in a backyard shed.

No one was injured during the incident.

Early investigations suggest the shots may have been fired from a passing vessel on Wyee Creek.

Anyone with information should contact detectives at Lake Macquarie Police District, or 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.

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