A 13-year-old girl is in hospital after being shot in the leg in a possible targeted attack at a home in Sydney’s west.
The teenager was sitting with a group of a people in an open door garage on Constance Street in Guildford when a number of shots were fired on Tuesday night.
Emergency services rushed to the scene and found she had been struck in the thigh.
She was taken to the Children’s Hospital at Westmead in a serious but stable condition.
Police believe the shooting was “not random”.
A neighbour told reporters they heard about “five or six pops”, followed by sirens and screaming.
“There were just sounds of screams. It was pandemonium,” another local said.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.