Homicide investigation underway in Avondale
Detective Inspector Lloyd Schmid:
A homicide investigation
is now underway after the man shot in Avondale
this morning died in hospital.
Police were called to the
area just before 4.30am after receiving a report
gunshots had been heard.
Saintly Lane was cordoned off
while Police, including Armed Offenders Squad
cleared a residential property.
Police are now speaking
with a number of people from the property.
remains cordoned and a scene examination will begin
Police would like to acknowledge the residents of
We understand this morning's events have
been distressing for them and we
appreciate their ongoing
patience as we continue to conduct enquiries in
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