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Tarneit Man Charged for Reckless Gun Firing

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Man Charged with Multiple Offences After Allegedly Firing Gun in Tarneit

A man has been charged by Wyndham Crime Investigation Unit detectives for allegedly firing a gun in the air in Tarneit yesterday evening. The incident reportedly occurred around 11:30 pm in the vicinity of Seasons Boulevard.

According to police, the man was arrested at the scene with the assistance of the Air Wing. Fortunately, no one was injured during the incident.

The 43-year-old Tarneit resident has been charged with several offences, including reckless conduct endangering life, possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, and using a firearm in a public place.

He has also been charged with possessing a loaded firearm, possessing a firearm with no serial number, using a firearm in a dangerous manner, possessing ammunition, and possessing a prohibited weapon without exemption or approval.

The accused has been remanded and is scheduled to appear before the Sunshine Magistrates’ Court later today.

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