51-year-old man charged in relation to Pinjarra shooting

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A 51-year-old man has been formally charged over a house shooting in Pinjarra earlier this week.

Police have laid charges in relation to a firearm incident at a Pinjarra house on Monday.

Michael Wayne Yates was arrested in Perth yesterday and has been charged by Mandurah Detectives.

The 51-year-old man from Barragup has been charged with doing an unlawful act with intent to harm and or endanger life, health or safety of a person; and discharging a firearm to the danger of, or causing fear to the public.

Mr Yates will appear at the Perth Magistrates Court today.

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