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Merrimac shooting investigation seeks this man

POLICE would like to speak to a man they believe can assist with investigations into a shooting incident last month in Merrimac.

Initial inquiries reveal that at about 3:40pm on November 6, a car was stationary in a carpark on Gooding Drive when second car stopped in the carpark.

A man has got out of the second car and approached the other vehicle before firing several shots into the car. He then got back into the car and drove off.

A 24-year-old man who was the passenger of the vehicle received non-life threatening leg injuries.

Anthony Soong, 23-years-old, is described as being Asian in appearance and around 170cm tall, with a medium build. He has short dark brown hair and a distinctive tattoo of Asian characters on his neck.

If anybody has any information which could lead to the whereabouts of Mr Soong, they should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police urge community members to not approach this man, as it is believed that he could be armed.
Investigations are continuing.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.



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