Man shot by police after brandishing knife in Sydney hospital

A MAN has been shot by police at a hospital in Sydney’s west.

The shooting occurred inside the Nepean Hospital after a man allegedly pulled out a knife about 4pm.

It’s understood the man was shot in the abdomen after making threats. His condition is not known.


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The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are not yet clear.

No other person is believed to have been harmed during the ordeal.

A heavy police presence remains at the hospital.

No further information was available at the time of writing.

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