A man came close to being shot by an arrow in Rivett reports the AFP.
(left) photo illustration [dramatised reconstruction?] of offender 🙂
“Around 2.20 pm the victim was mowing parkland between Goodenia Street and Themeda Place in Rivett when he heard a noise from the front of his ride-on lawn mower.
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Upon investigating the noise he found a carbon fibre arrow had hit the front of the mower and bounced off.
A young male was observed standing approximately 30 meters away holding an archery bow and staring at the victim. The offender ran off towards Goodenia Street.”
“The youth is described as Caucasian, approximately 5’6” (168cm) tall, about 15-years-old, with a slim build and wearing a dark brown jumper.
Police would urge anyone who may have witnessed this incident or may know the identity of the offender to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.” – from AFP Media Release