Police officer and security guard shot at Nepean Hospital

By Megan Levy
Updated January 12 2016 - 10:46pm, first published 10:30pm
Senior Constable Luke Warburton, pictured with his dog Chuck, is in a critical but stable condition. Photo: David Darcy
A police officer and security guard became involved in an altercation with a man at Nepean Hospital in Penrith after receiving reports a doctor had been threatened with scissors. Photo: Wolter Peeters
Senior Constable Luke Warburton and his dog Chuck were involved in the arrest of Malcolm Naden in 2012. Photo: David Darcy

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HSU secretary Gerard Hayes speaks to the media outside Nepean Hospital. Photo: Rachel Olding
Police cars outside Nepean Hospital. Photo: Rachel Olding

A man arrested over a double shooting inside Nepean Hospital's emergency department overnight was allegedly holding a pair of scissors to the throat of a female doctor before he shot a police officer and a security guard, a witness says.

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