Drive-by shooting at Invercargill house with children inside may be gang linked

Police have appealed for assistance after a drive-by shooting at an Invercargill home occupied by young children last Friday morning.

At roughly 3am on Friday 30 November, multiple shots were fired towards the home on Princes St, which was occupied by a family with young children.

Detective Senior Sergeant Stu Harvey said police were keeping an open mind that the incident may be linked to gangs.

Police would like to hear from anyone who might have information about this incident or those involved, Detective Senior Sergeant Harvey said.

Anyone with information can contact Invercargill Police on (03) 211 0400, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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