Gel blaster gun 'emergency' lands Coledale flight attendant in career limbo

Angela Thompson
By Angela Thompson
Updated October 19 2021 - 9:26am, first published 9:00am
Dismissed: Phillip Dennison (right) with his lawyer Patrick Schmidt outside court yesterday.

A court has been forgiving to a Coledale dad who sparked a fully-fledged riot squad emergency when he was spotted walking his neighbourhood with a "machine gun" that turned out to be a toy gel blaster.

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Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Journalist

Proudly Illawarra Mercury since 2008; these days covering crime and justice issues. UOW alum. Thrilled by the chase and sobered by some of the things I see and hear when I stand still - sometimes in the same day. ang.thompson@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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