Victim may have known shooter

Police have said that the man shot in Utakarra today was in his 20’s and that the victim and perpetrator may have known each other. Reports say a group of men entered the home on Clematis Crescent in Utakarra at 4:30am before there was an altercation and the man was shot in the leg.

It is understood that the victim underwent surgery before being transferred to Royal Perth Hospital by Helicopter.