Police recover the semi-automatic pistol used at the Dog and Parrot Tavern at Robina from a storm water drain.
Police recover the semi-automatic pistol used at the Dog and Parrot Tavern at Robina from a storm water drain. Scott Powick

Gun found in drain after pub fight

POLICE have discovered a gun in a drain after being called to a fight at a Gold Coast tavern on Monday afternoon.

Officers were called to the Dog and Parrot Tavern at Robina around 2pm after patrons reported a man with a gun was arguing with another man in the bar area.

Soon after police found a handgun in a nearby drain.

A man was assisting police with their enquiries late yesterday however no charges had been laid at time of print.

Investigations are continuing.

If you have any information that could assist police with their investigation contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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