Three charged after shooting

Pakenham Gazette_20161019_P17 (2).jpg

Police have charged a man from Officer after a shooting in Carrum Downs earlier this month.

The anti-outlaw motorcycle gang police unit, Echo Taskforce, executed five search warrants in the south east including in Pakenham and Officer on Wednesday morning after a Cranbourne man was found in Carrum Downs with gunshot wounds to his leg on 1 October.

Police raided homes in The Circuit in Pakenham, at an unknown street in Officer and in Carbine Street, Donvale.

A 27-year-old Officer man was charged with 10 offences including theft, assisting an offender and possessing a drug of dependence.

He was bailed to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 13 October.

A 22-year-old Pakenham man and a 19-year-old Pakenham woman were arrested in relation to drug offences which were unrelated to the shooting.

They were released pending further inquiries.

Originally published at Pakenham Gazette.

Advertisements

About Alana Mitchelson

Alana Mitchelson is a journalist based in Melbourne, Australia. Follow her on Twitter at @AlanaMitchelson.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: