A man has been tried for threatening to assassinate West Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan outside his home in Rockingham.

Gavin Michael Higgs is said to have threatened Michael Higgs on the evening of last Wednesday when Mr McGowan threatened his Wife and children was at home in the south of Perth.

Higgs stood before Rockingham Magistrates Court on Friday and was bailed before his next hearing next month.

“My whole family was there at the time, but everyone is fine and that is the main thing, “said the Prime Minister.

Ref: https://thewest.com.au