Police investigate shooting incident in Chigwell

Shots fired through bedroom window

9 July 2018

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Glenorchy CIB is investigating a shooting incident in Chigwell overnight where several bullets were discharged into a residence.

Just before midnight a firearm was discharged outside a Tootonga Street house with several bullets passing through a front bedroom window causing damage.
The sole occupant of the house, a 44-year-old woman, was uninjured.

Police are treating the shooting as a targeted attack and are following particular lines of enquiry including the possibility there was a dispute between the woman and a group of people in Glenorchy earlier in the day.

A small dark coloured car was seen in the street may have been used by the offenders.

Information about the shooting can be provide to Glenorchy CIB on 131 444. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at crimestopperstas.com.au

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