Busselton Detectives have charged a 31 year old man from Capel following a firearm incident in West Busselton on Wednesday 9 March 2016.
It will be alleged the man attended a unit complex on Faulkingham Road armed with a firearm and demanded to know the location a person. After visiting several of the units he fled the area, unable to locate the person.
As a result of inquiries the man was located at a property in Capel on Thursday 10 March 2016. A search warrant was then executed at a property in Geographe where offices located and seized a replica AK47 rifle.
The man has been charged with
– 2 x Threats to injure, endanger or harm any person
– Possessed a controlled weapon in a manner likely to cause fear
– Being armed in a way that may cause fear
He is due to appear in the Busselton Magistrates Court on Tuesday 22 March 2016.