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Bullet hole found in Richardson home

A police investigation is underway after a resident discovered a bullet hole in their home in Canberra's south on Thursday night.

Police were called to the property on Clift Crescent, Richardson, at 8pm after the occupant returned home and discovered the bullet hole.

It is not clear where they found it, or the extent of the damage.

Police and forensics attended the scene and determined the hole was caused by a firearm.

An ACT Policing spokeswoman said no one was home or was injured when the gun was fired.

Anyone who saw any suspicious activity around Clift Crescent in the 24 hours leading up to the bullet hole's discovery should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via Please quote reference 5907557.