Words by: Tom Munday
Yesterday’s shocking events in West Perth added to growing concerns over the safety and security of our citizens.
This morning, the case moved one step closer towards a peaceful and reassuring resolution.
According to Perthnow, a Girrawheen man has been charged over the shooting death of a woman in a unit in Mayfair Street.
According to News.com, Tactical Response Group police were called after neighbours reported a gunshot sound around 2am.
The major contingent of police controlled the scene until 4am, soon after declaring the situation resolved.
According to ABC News, The woman, known to be in her late 30s, was taken to Royal Perth Hospital but died shortly after during emergency surgery.
The man will today face Perth Magistrates Court charged with murder and has already been refused bail.
The man was one of two suspects questioned by police, with the second yet to be charged by police.
Major Crime Squad detectives are seeking anyone with information over the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.