Crime scene declared after man shot

A MAN has been taken to hospital after being gunned down at Beverly Hills, in Sydney’s south.

Police say the man, believed to be aged in his 30s, was found with a gunshot wound to his thigh on Hampden Street about 11.15am on Thursday.

The victim was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to St George Hospital. His current condition is not known.


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Police have swooped on the area in search for the shooter, who remains at large.

They have established a crime scene on Hampden Road, which has been closed to all traffic.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are not yet known.

Members of the public are being urged to avoid the area.

No further information is available at this time.

If you have information for Police, please contact NSW Police on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day. 

You can report also information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via nsw.crimestoppers.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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