Woman in serious condition after being shot in the back

A YOUNG woman shot in the back in Sydney's west overnight, remains in a serious condition.

The woman, aged in her early 20s, was rushed to Blacktown Hospital by her boyfriend late Tuesday.

Police have established a crime scene at a home in Blacktown but it is not yet clear where the shooting occurred.

The shooting is believed to have been a targeted attack.

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