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March 7, 2021

Three charged with fraud, gun and drug offences

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Police exchange gun fire at Dunoon – man arrested

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Two men and a woman have been charged with drug, fraud and firearms offences after a police raid on a unit in Kingscliff on Friday night.

Police allege they seized a gun, a quantity of methamphetamine and cash during the raid, as well as impounding to vehicles, mobile phones, bank cards and drivers licences.

They arrested a 33-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman at the home, while a 39-year-old man who fled was arrested a short time later following a chase and an altercation with officers.


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