Police investigate after man shot – Tregear

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the arm in his western Sydney home last night.

About 11.40pm (Thursday 18 July 2019), emergency services were called to a house on Kista Dan Avenue, Tregear, following reports a man had been shot.

Police have been told the resident, a 31-year-old man, answered a knock at the front door, and two unknown men entered the home.

The three men became involved in a verbal argument, before the resident was shot once in the arm.

Two men fled the scene in what is believed to be a silver sedan, and are both described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, of medium build and aged in their 30s.

The resident was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

Officers from Mount Druitt Police Area Command established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information or who may have dashcam footage are urged to contact Mount Druitt Police Station on (02) 8805 8399 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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