Homicide squad takeover Yanchep incident believed to involve officer

A major police incident is unfolding in Perth’s north after neighbours claim to have heard gunshots around midnight.

Nine News Perth reporter Jacqui Robson said police have cordoned off Lady Lindsay Cove in Yanchep on Thursday following an incident believed to have involved a police officer.

The scene has been cordoned off by police.

The scene has been cordoned off by police.Credit:Jacquie Robson

“Forensic officers have been collecting evidence throughout the morning and have been inspecting a police vehicle,” she said.

“Residents on the street said they heard gunshots but it’s not clear if it is related.