6 Nov 2015

Man in hospital after Shannon shooting

11:25 am on 6 November 2015

A man has been taken to hospital after being shot in Shannon, near Palmerston North.

Police said they were called to a house about 10pm yesterday following reports a man had been shot.

They stopped a vehicle leaving the area, and recovered a firearm.

Three people are now helping with the investigation.

The injured man has been taken to Palmerston North hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

The police say a full scene examination will be conducted today.