Firearm incident, Glenorchy

At 1.28pm on Sunday 19 December 2010 Glenorchy uniform personnel were called to Elwick Road and Knoll Street Glenorchy in relation to a female running up the road with a pistol. Hobart CIB, Glenorchy CIB, Bellerive CIB and Glenorchy Uniform attended the scene and the female offender was apprehended

The offender had fired a pistol at a male in Elwick Road and Knoll Street Glenorchy .

A 29 year old Glenorchy female has been charged with 2 counts of Aggravated Assault, and numerous Firearm offences and using a telecommunications device to threaten to kill. She will appear in the Hobart Magistrates Court later this week.

The firearm was located secreted in bushes in Elwick Road at 10.15pm.

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