Man struck with bullet in Tweed shooting

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A MAN is in hospital after being shot at Tweed Heads West on Monday.

Emergency services were called to Kennedy Drive around 4.45am, responding to reports of a shooting.


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They found a man, believed to be aged in his 20s, with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.

He was taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

A crime scene was setup and a canvass of the area was conducted.

Police are now seeking information about any suspicious activity or vehicles in the vicinity of Kennedy Drive and the Pacific Motorway intersection around 4.40am.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call Tweed Heads Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/.