Shots were fired into a Diplock Street house on Monday night. (Looks to me like a shotgun blast rather than a rifle or pistol shot) Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin
Shots were fired into a Diplock Street house on Monday night. (Looks to me like a shotgun blast rather than a rifle or pistol shot) Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin Chris Ison

Mackay man charged over last week Diplock St shooting

Update 1pm: A Mackay man has been charged in relation to the shooting on Diplock St.

The man, who has also been charged with several shootings in Mackay, is also being held on drugs charges.

The man was charged by Mackay police yesterday and is expected to face court today.

9.45am: POLICE are optimistic that in the next few days they will be able to press charges  in relation to the shooting on Diplock St.

The Rockhampton CIB are finalizing their investigations against a Mackay man who is currently in custody on drug-related charges.



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