31 Jan 2016

Three in hospital after South Auckland shooting

8:07 am on 31 January 2016

Three people are in hospital with gunshot wounds after a street brawl in Auckland .

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Police were called to Yates Road in Mangere at 4.30am after reports of a fight involving a firearm.

Two people were taken to Middlemore Hospital with gunshot wounds.

A third person with a leg injury fled the scene before turning up at the hospital.

All three were in a serious-to-moderate condition, but police said their injuries were not thought to be life-threatening.

Police were still looking for the people responsible for the shootings.