Police investigate public place shooting at Blacktown

Officers from Blacktown Police Area Command are investigating a public place shooting that occurred in Blacktown last night.

About 9.20pm (Wednesday 18 December 2019), an altercation occurred between a group of people at a hotel Sackville Street, Lalor Park.

The group left the hotel and got into two separate vehicles, a white Toyota Camry and an older model red Magna.

As the vehicles approached the roundabout on Stephen Street it’s believed the occupants of the magna fired a number of shots towards the occupants of the Camry.

One projectile hit the rear of the Camry, fortunately none of the three occupants were injured.

The Magna, being driven by a man and carrying a male passenger, fled the area prior to police arrival.

A crime scene has been established on Stephen Street and investigations are now underway by detectives from Blacktown Police Area Command.

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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