Monday 16 December, 2019

Man shot in Marchand

A man was shot in Marchand earlier this evening, Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

Police received a report about 7.45 pm that a male had been shot in the area.

A 59-second video of the aftermath of the shooting depicts the victim covered in blood standing, sitting, gesturing and speaking to someone.

The person shooting the video comments, "they just shoot my partner there so" and suggests the man sit down due to his injury. He later says, "they have to pay somebody to bring him to hospital," as a vehicle pulls up to the scene.

It is understood that the victim was conveyed to Victoria Hospital via a private vehicle.

The victim's condition is unknown at this time, as is any information on the assailant(s).

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: