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Man charged after two shootings - Mid North Coast

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 09:43:26 PM

A man has been charged today over two alleged shootings on the Mid North Coast last year.

About 10am today (Tuesday 13 June 2017), officers from the Mid North Coast Local Area Command arrested a 32-year-old man over the alleged shooting into a home which occurred on Palmer Street, Nambucca Heads on Friday 28 October 2016.

He was also charged over the alleged shooting of a 21-year-old man in Raleigh Street, Nambucca Heads, on Sunday 6 November 2016.

The 21-year-old man was treated for non-life threatening injuries and has since been released from Coffs Harbour Hospital.

The man was taken to Grafton Police Station and charged with firing a firearm at a house with a disregard for safety, discharging a firearm with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and causing grievous bodily harm with intent to murder.

He was refused bail and is due to appear before Coffs Harbour Local Court on Tuesday 11 July 2017.