Kurri Kurri Hospital in lockdown with gunman on the loose

Gunman on the loose sends NSW hospital into lockdown and sparks a major police manhunt  A gunman fired shots outside of a hospital in the NSW Hunter Valley region  NSW Police were called to Kurri Kurri Hospital at 12.15pm on Wednesday   The gunman then fled into nearby bushland and police conducted a manhunt  It is understood the gunman has been arrested and taken into custody  

By Isabelle Stackpool For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 04:28 BST, 30 September 2020 | Updated: 05:39 BST, 30 September 2020



A gunman has been arrested after firing shots outside of a regional hospital. 

Police were called to Kurri Kurri Hospital, in the Hunter region of New South Wales, at about 12.15pm following reports shots has been fired into the air. 

The gunman, 40, fled into nearby bushland and police conducted a major search operation to locate him. 

The 40-year-old man was arrested at about 1.40pm on Lang Street. 

A gunman fired shots into the air at Kurri Kurri Hospital (pictured above), in the New South Wales Hunter region, at about 12.15pm on Wednesday, sparking a police manhunt

A gunman fired shots

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