Information sought following firearms incident in Karapiro
Detective Senior Sergeant Matt Cranshaw, Area Manager Investigations:
Police are seeking information from the public after a man was shot in Karapiro this morning.
The incident happened just after 9am on Tirau Road at Karapiro Café and Gifts.
A Caucasian male in his 50s or 60s has entered the shop and shot a man working there.
The victim received moderate injuries and has been transported to hospital.
Police believe the offender left the scene in a white or light coloured older model vehicle which was being driven by a female.
Any witnesses to the incident are asked to contact Waikato Police on 07 858 6200.
Information can also be shared anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.