Wellington: A man was shot when four men invaded a home on Gobolion Street earlier today.
The 37-year-old was assaulted and struck with the machete, before he was shot in the groin. Police say he is in Orange Base Hospital, where he underwent surgery, and is now in a stable condition.
Police Statement: An investigation is underway after a man was shot during a home invasion in Wellington during the early hours of this morning. Shortly before 3.30am, four men forced their way into a home on Gobolion Street, Wellington, armed with shotguns and a machete. Police have been told the 37-year-old occupant was assaulted and struck with the machete, before being shot in the groin. He was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before being taken to Orange Base Hospital, where he underwent surgery, and is now in a stable condition. A crime scene was established at the home and detectives from Orana Mid Western Police District will conduct a full investigation.