Man shot at Auckland nightclub

A man is in serious condition in hospital after being shot in the leg at a nightclub in south Auckland.

Emergency services arrived at Vava'u Lahi on Cavendish Drive, Manukau, just after 2:30am on Sunday. 

Police told Newshub the man was found injured inside the nightclub. Police are investigating as to where the shooting took place.

It's believed a brawl had taken place.

Police say the man was transported to hospital in a serious condition.

"Inquiries into the shooting are ongoing, however I can confirm the victim remains in hospital and his condition is improving," a police spokesperson told Newshub on Sunday afternoon.

Anyone with information is urged to call police on (09) 261 1300 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

The shooting is believed to have taken place at Vava'u Lahi Nightclub in Manukau (Newshub.)
The shooting is believed to have taken place at Vava'u Lahi Nightclub in Manukau (Newshub.)

Newshub.