NEWS

Fugitive 'On The Run' After Man Shot In Sydney's West

The victim was rushed to hospital.

01/04/2017 8:37 AM AEDT | Updated 01/04/2017 8:58 AM AEDT
Getty Images
Police are looking for the perpetrator of a shooting in Sydney's west overnight.

Police are searching for a fugitive wanted after a man was shot in the leg in Sydney's southwest.

The 37-year-old victim was found shot in the thigh on Friday night at Woodward Park, between Shropshire Street and Woodward Avenue, at Miller, police said.

The wounded man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before being taken to Liverpool Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The victim is now in a stable condition while the offender remains on the run, the Seven Network reports.

Police have set up a crime scene and forensic officers are combing it for clues.

Investigations are continuing and police want anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers.

ALSO ON HUFFPOST AUSTRALIA

More On This Topic