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Man charged over Buddina shooting

Sunshine Coast detectives have charged a man following an alleged shooting incident in Buddina last week.

Polic alleged three men and a woman arrived at a Lowana Drive address around 8.20pm on July 24, and confronted two men.

After a verbal altercation, one of the men is accused of producing a firearm and discharging it toward one of the occupants, who received a minor injury.

A second man from the vehicle allegedly pulled out another gun, believed to be a shot gun, and fired the weapon towards the house and its occupants.

A 48-year-old Moffat Beach man received numerous pellet wounds and was taken to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital for treatment.

The trio then left the address.

A 36-year-old Buddina man did not require any medical attention.

The Hyundai sedan, alleged to have been seen leaving the address, was located in the carpark of a Brisbane shopping centre on Thursday, July 30.

A 33-year-old Thornlands man was arrested later that day and charged with acts intended to maim, acts intended to cause grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning bodily harm, dangerous conduct with a weapon, possession of firearms, possession of dangerous drugs and possession of utensils.

He was expected to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on Friday.

Investigations continue and anyone with informationwas urged to come forward.

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