Police are investigating an incident where a man has presented to Taranaki Base Hospital this morning with a gunshot wound.
This incident is believed to have occurred on Plympton Street, New Plymouth.
A residential property is currently cordoned off and Police are examining the scene.
The 20-year-old man’s car, a silver Ford Mondeo hatchback (Reg CGP 879), was also taken.
Police urge anyone who may have information in relation to this incident to call 021 191 4863 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.