Police find replica weapon on Ipswich 'gunman'

An Ipswich man will face court next month charged with going armed to cause fear after he was allegedly found in possession of a replica firearm.

It is believed the 30-year-old was seen with the replica on Thorn St at about 3.40am this morning.

Police located the man a short time later and allegedly found him in possession of a replica weapon.

He was taken into custody and will appear in Ipswich Magistrates Court on January 10. 



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