West Auckland man shot in the stomach

By Amelia Wade

A West Auckland man has been taken to hospital in serious condition after shooting himself in the stomach this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to a scene in Henderson about 1pm, where the man in his 40s was wounded but conscious.

He was taken to Auckland Hospital in a serious condition.

A police spokesman said the shooting was believed to be accidental and they were examining the scene.

- NZ Herald

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