Man badly wounded after taking pictures in south Auckland

Police maintain their prescence at a south Auckland house the day after a man was shot.

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Police preserve their prescence at a south Auckland home the day after a person was shot.


A person is in hospital in a critical situation after being shot in south Auckland.

Performing Detective Inspector Shaun Vickers mentioned police have been alerted to a firearms incident at an deal with in Favona round 9.30pm on Wednesday.

A person was discovered on the scene with a gunshot wound.


He was transported to hospital in a important situation and on Thursday morning was in a critical however steady situation.

St John spokeswoman Beverley Tse mentioned one ambulance and a supervisor have been despatched to the scene at 9.32pm.

One affected person in a important situation was handled and transported to Middlemore Hospital.


A scene guard was in place on the deal with on Calthorp Shut and a scene examination was happening, Vickers mentioned. 

Police would stay on the property all through the day.

Inquiries have been ongoing referring to these concerned and police have been interesting for anybody who noticed the incident or any suspicious exercise close to Calthorp Shut round 9.30pm to contact them on 09 261 1321 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.