The photo of the little
girl was on her bikie father's Facebook
page. Picture: Facebook Source:
clearly visible in gun chamber
believed to member of dangerous gang
A BIKIE has posted on Facebook a photo of his little
girl holding a loaded gun. Bullets are clearly visible
in the chamber.
man, believed he is an associate of the Rebels motorcycle
gang, one of Victoria's more dangerous gangs, was arrested
during a raid yesterday at a home in north west Melbourne,
the Herald Sun reports.
allegedly found a silver handgun in his bedroom.
The man faced
an out-of-session court hearing last night and was charged
with firearms offences.
being investigated in relation to an armed robbery and was
prohibited from having firearms, the court was told. He will
appear in the Melbourne Magistrates Court today.
childhood Foundation CEO Joe Tucci said the photo of the
child with the gun was irresponsible and normalised
something very dangerous to a child.
the line between fantasy and reality," Dr Tucci said. "The
child may think it is a toy gun to play with. But it is a
gun to be used for violence.
"It is not a
game unless it is treated like a game.
"She might be
frightened by it and she will live with it for a long time.
It places her in immediate danger."