A suspected shooting in Avondale overnight left a man in hospital with serious injuries.
Emergency services were called to an address in Blockhouse Bay Road, Avondale, just before 2:30am.
"It was reported that a man had suffered injuries from a firearm," a police spokeswoman said.
He was taken to hospital in a serious condition.
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"The road is closed while a scene examination is completed and motorists are asked to avoid the area."
Police said investigations were ongoing.