Man assaulted with a gun in NSW

A man’s been found with head injuries 17km south west of Sydney’s CBD.

Officers were called to Gilliver Crescent, Greenacre at around 8:00pm on Monday after a 40-year-old man was found with a head injury.

He was treated at the scene before being taken to Bankstown Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.


Early investigations suggest a single shot was fired during a confrontation between the 40-year-old man and two other males. Officers have been told that incident occurred on Northcote Road, Greenacre.

It’s believed one of the men then used the firearm to assault the 40-year-old before running from the scene.

A crime scene was established on Gilliver Crescent and a full investigation is underway.

Police are calling for anyone who may have any information that can assist the investigation to contact Campsie Police Station on (02) 9784 9399, or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.