Firearm, drug and burglary charges in , QLD

Police have charged a man following a call to an address in Mount Warren Park this afternoon, Queensland Police say.

Officers were called to an address on Eastwell Court at 3.45pm following reports a man was allegedly shooting a firearm in the back yard and then walked onto the street.

He was restrained by a number of members of the public on Mount Warren Boulevard and police took the man into custody without further incident.

It is alleged that an amount of ammunition, a shotgun and a quantity of drugs were located with the man.

No one was injured as a result of the incident.

A 26-year-old Pimpama man has been charged with one count each of burglary, going armed as to cause fear, possess explosives, possess knife in a public place, unlawful possession of a shortened firearm in a public place, trespass, threatening violence – discharge firearm, possess dangerous drugs and possess utensils.

He is due to appear in Beenleigh Magistrates Court tomorrow (July 24).

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

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