Man found with 'gunshot' wounds in west Auckland

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A man who was found with gunshot wounds in west Auckland last night is in custody and under guard in Auckland Hospital after allegedly shooting himself in the leg.

The 32-year-old man received surgery to his leg injuries last night.

Police are not seeking anyone else in relation to the incident.

The man was discovered by a passing police patrol on the Great North Rd, Henderson, around 6.30pm.

A scene examination took place last night, closing the road for around two hours.

- APNZ

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