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MAN SHOT IN STOMACH NEAR CESSNOCK

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A gunman remains on the run tonight, after a man was shot in the stomach near Cessnock.

The 23-year-old was rushed to John Hunter Hospital in a serious but stable condition… late today, he was still in surgery.

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Police have launched an investigation after a man was shot at an Aberdare home late yesterday.

The 30-year-old attended the Cessnock Hospital emergency department last night with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.

Hunter Valley Police were called to the hospital, and it’s now believed the man was shot at a home on Comerford Close between 6pm and 6:30pm.

The victim was stabalised before being taken to John Hunter Hospital in a serious but stable condition and will under go surgery.

Investigations are continuing.

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Samantha Long is a reporter, producer and web producer for NBN News in Newcastle, she's previously worked in Tamworth and on the Central Coast. Samantha completed a Bachelor of Communication from the University of Newcastle in 2015 and joined NBN at the end of 2015.

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    Love u luke stay strong u got this we all know u can pull through ❤️❤️❤️