Gunshot wound self-inflicted

POLICE have established that a wounded man found in Warnbro this morning accidentally discharged his own firearm.

Police were called to Grenadier Court at about 5am with reports a 44-year-old man had received a wound in the chest.

The man was taken to Royal Perth Hospital for medical treatment and was in a stable condition this afternoon.

Police will now conduct further inquiries, and the man may face firearm related charges.