Man injured and three houses struck in Emu Heights shooting


A man has been shot in the leg on Hillcrest Road in Emu Heights this morning.

Police say they were called at about 4.35am to a home following reports of a shooting.

Police from Nepean PAC found a man in his 30s, who had suffered a minor gunshot wound to his leg.

The man was treated at the scene by Ambulance paramedics and transported to Nepean Hospital in a stable condition.

“Police established a crime scene and determined that three houses had been struck,” a Police spokesperson said.

“Officers recovered several bullet casings which will be forensically examined.”

Police have appealed for anyone who saw a white car in the area of Hillcrest Road, Balaclava Road or Trafalgar Road prior to the shooting, or as it left the area following the shooting, to come forward.

Investigations are continuing.