Arrest made over duck shooting incident

Alexandra Police yesterday arrested a man in relation to a duck shooting incident on Sunday 2 May, in which two women were injured.

The 26-year-old Central Otago man has been charged with careless use of a firearm causing bodily injury.

He is scheduled to appear in Alexandra District Court on Wednesday 12 May.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.

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