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Shots fired in South Tweed overnight

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COVID update: a new Byron case, Aquarius and Community Support Accommodation

The Northern NSW Local Health District says there was one new case of COVID-19 was reported for NNSWLHD to 8pm, November 25. This case is located in the Byron Local Government Area, a traveller from outside the region and e is not associated with the Aquarius Backpackers.

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Police are investigating after a shot was fired at Tweeds Heads South last night.

About 9pm yesterday (Tuesday, February 6), a man was asleep in a prime mover parked at Enterprise Avenue.

He awoke to a loud noise before finding small glass fragments on his bed.

The shattered glass caused minor cuts to his legs.

Police from Tweed/Byron Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

A hole was located in the front windscreen and a projectile casing was found lodged in the rear wall.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact Police or Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/

 


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