UPDATE: Task Force Echo
detectives have charged a man with alleged links to the
Bandidos Outlaw Motorcycle Gang following the execution
of warrants in Melbourne’s north this morning.
A 43-year-old Thornbury
man has been charged with possess unregistered handgun,
possess ammunition and drug offences. He has been bailed to
appear at the Melbourne Magistrates Court on 27 November
A 54-year-old Coburg North
man has been released pending further enquiries.
Earlier this morning,
detectives executed two warrants in connection with the
Bandidos outlaw motorcycle gang in Coburg North.
The Herald Sun
understands a man linked to the bikie gang who police have
targeted this morning is a 43-year-old who was injured in a
shooting outside the Bandidos clubhouse in Brunswick in
Two other men were also
injured in that shooting.
However, the police
activity this morning is not directly linked to that
firearms, ammunition and fireworks during the warrant.