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Shootings erupt on Sydney's streets
May 11, 2012
THE gun crime which is plaguing Sydney continued overnight with a man shot and a bullet hole found in wall of a home in two separate incidents.
A 26-year-old man and a friend arrived at Canterbury Hospital last night seeking medical assistance.
The man was examined by doctors for a gun shot wound to his right foot. The two men refused to talk to police about how the man was injured and he discharged himself from the hospital before he received any treatment.
In a separate incident Mount Druitt are investigations a bullet found lodged in the wall of a house at Bidwill yesterday afternoon.
About 4pm the occupant of the home in Bunya R found a projectile lodged in the rear wall.
Police believe the bullet may have been fired into the house from a reserve at the rear of the property between 8am and 4pm yesterday.
No one was home at the time of the shooting.
Local detectives and officers attached to Operation Spartan are continuing their investigations into the shooting and urge anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.