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Update: Man dies in hospital after Waikiki shooting

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A man has died two days after a shooting in Waikiki, that also injured another woman, on Monday.

Police were called to a home on Hayeswater Circuit about 11:25pm, after reports shots had been fired.

Upon arrival, officers located two people known to each other with gunshot wounds.

A man and woman, aged in their 20s, were rushed to Royal Perth Hospital by St John Ambulance.

The two were in an induced coma and remained under police guard at the hospital.

On Wednesday, the 28-year-old man died at 1:15pm.

Police believe the shooting was an isolated incident and don’t have any ongoing concerns for public safety.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are currently under investigation and police would like anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or reporting online at

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