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Shot fired, windows damaged and four charged after fight

A 69-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash near Yarraman on Sunday afternoon.
A 69-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash near Yarraman on Sunday afternoon. Chris Ison

FOUR people have been charged following a fight at a North Rockhampton residence yesterday.

A man and woman attended a Simpson Street home around 1.45am before a disturbance occurred between the pair and three occupants of the house.

During the disturbance, it will be alleged front windows and walls of the residence were damaged and a firearm was discharged from inside the home.

A 31-year-old Norman Gardens woman was charged with one count each of wilful damage and threatening violence.

A 47-year-old Berserker man was charged with one count each of unlawful possession of a weapon and dangerous conduct with a weapon.

A 22-year-old Berserker woman was charged with one count each of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of a utensil, receiving tainted property, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of explosives without authority (ammunition).

A 24-year-old Berserker man was charged with one count each of possession of dangerous drugs, receiving tainted property, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of explosives without authority (ammunition).

They are all due to appear in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on November 16.

Investigations into the incident are continuing.

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:  berserker court firearm norman gardens north rockhampton police violence



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