Police seized the gel blaster weapon allegedly used by the 18-year-old man.
Police seized the gel blaster weapon allegedly used by the 18-year-old man. Contributed

Bay teen arrested for drive-by gel shooting

POLICE have arrested a teenager who allegedly fired gel shots at people from a moving car on Bideford St in Hervey Bay on Tuesday.

Officers received a report of the incident about 8.55am.

It will be alleged the 18-year-old, a passenger in a vehicle, fired a number of shots at people in the area.

Police found the man and spoke to him before seizing the gel blaster weapon.

The man was charged with dangerous conduct of a weapon.

He will appear in Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on October 10.
 



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