Man dead after police respond to domestic violence incident

A MAN died in central NSW after police responded to a domestic violence incident.

The 45-year-old man was shot once in the chest at a Bangalow St, Ettalong home on Sunday morning.

He was taken to Gosford Hospital where he died shortly later.

Police attended the home after reports of a domestic incident. He was allegedly carrying a knife.

No police officers were injured during the incident. The NSW Police Homicide Squad will investigate the man's death. Police have asked anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


Topics:  domestic violence nsw police

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Country Club becomes the centre of power

GENERATION: Nationals Parliamentary Secretary for Renewable Energy Ben Franklin, presenting the funding to the Club - General Manager Andrew Spice, Golf Director Ian Wingad, Chairman Peter Tomaros, Treasurer Anne Slater, and Director Tony Dahl.

Grant to Shore emergency centre

An evening of Muslim Sufi music with Tahir Qawwal

LOCAL: Canadian-born Tahir Qawwal.

Qawwali is a form of Sufi devotional music from Pakistan and India

Beauty and the Beast as a ballet

TROUPE: Dancers Elise Jacques and William Douglas.

By the Victorian State Ballet

Local Partners