At about 9:45 pm on the Tuesday 13 February 2018 Police received calls regarding a possible gun having been discharged in the vicinity of Sullivan Court Rangeway. Police provided an immediate response and conducted investigations into the allegation.
At 3.50 on the 14 February the person of interest was sighted by police jumping a fence from an address in Kul town Drive Waggrakine.
After a short foot chase the person of interested was arrested by Officers from the Geraldton Police Complex.
After further inquiries a 34 year old male from Rangeway was charged by Geraldton Detectives and held in custody to appear before the Geraldton Magistrate on the following charges:
- Unlicensed person possess Firearm/Ammunition x 2
- Threats to Injure, Endanger or Harm any Person
- Endanger Life, Health or Safety of a Person.
If you have any further information please contact Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.