Thursday, 31 March 2016 01:27:59 AM
Police are investigating after three people were shot in Sydney’s North West overnight.
Shortly before 10pm yesterday (Wednesday 30 March 2016), police were called to a house on Porters Road, Kenthurst, following reports of gun shots.
Initial inquires suggest a 56-year-old man heard noises in the driveway, the man with his 25-year-old daughter and 28-year-old son went to the front door to investigate.
Police will allege the father, daughter and son were confronted by three people wearing balaclavas. Following a brief argument, it is alleged a pellet gun was produced and shots were fired.
Police have been told a vehicle seen leaving the premises, is described as being a black Mercedes Benz sedan. The vehicle headed south along Porters Road toward Kenthurst Road.
NSW Ambulance Paramedics treated the 56-year-old man, 25-year-old daughter and 28-year-old son at the location. They were taken to Westmead Hospital with minor injuries.
Police established a crime scene which is being examined by forensic specialists.
Detectives attached to The Hills Local Area Command are investigating the incident.