Police investigate report of man carrying gun on High Street at Boonah

CALLING FOR WITNESSES: Police are investigating a report of a man carrying a gun up the main street at Boonah.
CALLING FOR WITNESSES: Police are investigating a report of a man carrying a gun up the main street at Boonah.

Police are investigating a report of a person carrying a weapon in High Street at Boonah around 4pm on February 5.

A police spokesman said a member of the public contacted the station when they observed a man on High Street carrying what they believed to be a firearm.

Police are calling for witnesses to contact Constable Phil Ortlipp at the Boonah Police Station on 5463 3999.

Traffic crash

Emergency services were called to a crash on Ipswich Boonah Road at Purga.

Police said initial investigations revealed a Holden Commodore sedan had left the road and collided with a culvert causing traffic to be diverted for a short time while the road was cleared.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information for police, contact Harrisville Police 5467 1220.