Saturday 24 October, 2020

Police investigating after gunshots heard in Golconda

Southern Division police are investigating reports of gunfire in Golconda which were reportedly heard early this morning.

Police were told that just after midnight, residents of the community heard rapid, successive gunfire, in the vicinity of Ridgewood Gardens.

Due to the intensity of the explosions, and the short succession between shots, police were told that the gunfire sounded like that of automatic weapons.

As a result, an operation was launched, however, no one was found carrying anything illegal at the time.

Operations are expected to continue throughout the day.

More on this as it becomes available.

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