Women threatened at gunpoint in Wagga

POLICE are searching for three men who allegedly threatened two women at gunpoint and damaged one of their cars in a terrifying incident at a house in the NSW Riverina.

It’s alleged that, at about 4am on Tuesday, two men armed with guns attended a house on Truscott Avenue at Ashmont, in Wagga Wagga, and threatened a 21-year-old woman and her friend.

Later that night, at about 8pm, it’s alleged one of the men allegedly returned to the house with two other males and became involved in an altercation with the women.


During the second incident, it’s alleged the men also damaged a car at the Ashmont address.

Police believe both incidents were targeted attacks and are urging for anyone with information to come forward as they try and track down the offenders.

If you have information for Police, please contact NSW Police on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day. 

You can report also information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via nsw.crimestoppers.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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