Man shot at South Auckland bar overnight - police

12:59 pm on 24 August 2019

A man is in a serious condition in Middlemore Hospital after a shooting at a South Auckland bar overnight.

Republic Bar in Mānukau

Republic Bar in Mānukau Photo: RNZ / Jessie Chiang

Police said a 31-year-old man suffered what appeared to be a gunshot wound at Republic Bar in Mānukau about 1.40am.

He was taken to Middlemore Hospital in a critical condition.

The hospital said he was now stable but was still in a serious condition.

Police said they were investigating the scene, which was under guard.