Woman, 18, faces court in re­la­tion to Sedgman Cres­cent shoot­ing

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -

A WOMAN will face court to­day fol­low­ing a shoot­ing at Shalvey on Thurs­day.

Shortly be­fore 8.30am, Mt Druitt po­lice were called to Pic­colo Way, near the in­ter­sec­tion of Sedgman Cres­cent, af­ter re­ports a shot had been fired from a ve­hi­cle.

Wit­nesses have told po­lice a green Holden Com­modore drove through the in­ter­sec­tion and some­one al­legedly fired a shot to­ward two boys rid­ing push­bikes.

No one was in­jured dur­ing the in­ci­dent and the ve­hi­cle al­legedly fled the scene.

A crime scene was es­tab­lished and ex­am­ined by de­tec­tives and spe­cial­ist of­fi­cers from the Dog Unit.

An 18-year-old woman was ar­rested on Mon­day in Guil­ford, with as­sis­tance from Tac­ti­cal Oper­a­tions Group and of­fi­cers at­tached to Hol­royd Lo­cal Area Com­mand.

She was taken to Par­ra­matta po­lice sta­tion and charged with five of­fences in­clud­ing fire firearm man­ner likely in­jure per­sons/ property, two counts of possess loaded firearm pub- lic place, carry firearm man­ner likely in­jure per­son/ property and drive mo­tor ve­hi­cle dur­ing dis­qual­i­fi­ca­tion pe­riod.

The woman was re­fused bail to ap­pear be­fore Par­ra­matta Lo­cal Court yes­ter­day.

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