Man charged after 5yo boy shot in NSW

Police investigating the shooting of a child at a home in NSW last week, have charged a man.

On Monday 1 May, a five-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound while inside a home on Morison Drive at Lurnea.

The youngsters parents drove him to Liverpool Hospital for treatment.


Following ongoing investigations, a 41-year-old man from Lurnea was arrested by detectives.

The man was charged with hinder investigation – serious indictable offence, Possess unauthorised prohibited firearm and Possess ammunition without holding licence.

He was granted bail to appear in Liverpool Local Court on Wednesday 24 May.