Menu
News

Police hunt trail bike rider after shot fired outside home

Police are investigating after a shot was fired outside a house at Browns Plains in the early hours of this morning.

The incident occurred about 2.35am at a house on Erin Dr where a 33-year-old man came outside his residence after damage was caused to his front door.

While outside the man was allegedly confronted by another man armed with a firearm.

After a brief conversation a shot was discharged.

The man ran back into the house and the offender left the scene on a trail bike.

No one was injured during the incident.

Police are asking for anyone who heard the shot, saw a trailbike or witnessed anyone acting suspiciously in the area around the time of the incident to contact Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Topics:  editors picks shooting


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

John's 1970 Ford Mustang fulfills a childhood dream

WILD RIDE: John Hardacre, alongside his 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1, is a self-described "Ford nut.”

John Hardacre of Plainland has owned the car since 1989.

Op-shop seeks different kind of donation

HELPERS ON HAND: Rose Cowie, Gail Patu, Julie Cox, Ashlee Mayer and Guiletta Allen are keen for colleagues at Pass It On Op Shop in Laidley.

Their volunteers were actually excited for work on Monday morning.

Greengrocer opens in Laidley with sustainable focus

LEAN AND GREEN: The Kajewski family (Steve and Kylie on left) has high hopes for the new store, Laidley Greengrocer.

They're focussed on bringing locally-sourced produce to families.

Local Partners