Police charge man after Gosnells firearm incident

Armadale Detectives have charged a 36-year-old man in relation to an incident that occurred in Gosnells on Monday 22 April 2019.

It will be alleged about 9.30pm, the man attended a residence in Rainbow Court where he shot a firearm numerous times causing damage to the front of the house and a vehicle parked in the driveway.

It is further alleged he entered the home and threatened the occupants before firing the weapon inside the home. No-one was injured.

The 36-year-old man from Ballajura has been charged with:-

• Unlawful Act or Omission with Intent to Harm (endangering life, health or safety of any person); and

• Aggravated Home Burglary and Commit.

He is due to appear before the Armadale Magistrates Court today, 24 April 2019.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au. Caller may remain anonymous if they wish.

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