Gun report prompts Perth arrests

Wage negotiations between the West Australian government and police officers have stalled and appear bound for arbitration, the union says. Picture: Stock image
Wage negotiations between the West Australian government and police officers have stalled and appear bound for arbitration, the union says. Picture: Stock image

FIREARM fears prompted police to descend upon a house in Perth this morning.

Police were called to a house on Loton Avenue in Midland at 9.30am after receiving an unconfirmed report of a gun.

Police believed today’s incident is linked to another incident at the same house.

WA Police issued a statement confirming a 31-year-old man receiving a grazed thigh caused by a “projectile” at about 8pm last night.

Four people are currently in custody and assisting police with their inquiries.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

People reporting information to Crime Stoppers may remain anonymous if they wish.

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