Police hunt for man after Narrabri shooting

POLICE are searching for a man believed to be armed with a firearm after a shooting near Narrabri on Sunday night.

Police said the 29 year old man allegedly discharged the gun at a woman's leg at a property in Purcell Dr about 6pm on Sunday, however the bullet missed.

The woman was not injured but the man fled the scene.

Police are investigating and appealing for help from any witnesses.

Detectives said the man is believed to still be armed and should not be approached, rather residents should contact triple zero immediately.

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