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Two local men charged over attempted murder in Brisbane

January 29, 2024 11:13 am in by

Two people have been arrested on 30 charges following an alleged shooting incident in Brisbane City and Darra at the weekend.

At approximately 10.40pm on Saturday January 27, police responded to reports of gun shots fired in Brisbane City in what appears to be a targeted attack.

Three people sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

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The alleged offenders fled the scene and travelled to Darra where they set fire to the vehicle they were travelling in just after midnight.

The Dog Squad, Polair and specialist police assisted local police in apprehending two people in Darra and recovering one firearm.

A 19-year-old Redbank Plains man and a 20-year-old Goodna man have both been charged with four counts of attempted murder, three counts of acts intended to maim/disfigure/disable, three counts of wounding and one count each of unlawful use of motor vehicle, discharge weapon public place, unlawful possession of weapons, dangerous conduct with weapon and arson (motor vehicle).

Both men have had bail refused and are due to appear at Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday, January 29.

One suspect remains outstanding and anyone with information about his whereabouts should immediately contact police.

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Detectives from Brisbane City Criminal Investigation Branch are investigating.

Witnesses or anyone with relevant vision are urged to contact police on 131 444 or at Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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