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Man faces WA court over teen shooting

A 37-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the shooting of a teenager in Perth's northeast.

Mervin Dean Mippy faced Midland Magistrate's Court on Thursday charged with intending to cause grievous bodily harm and possessing a firearm in circumstances of aggravation.

He is accused of shooting a 19-year-old man in the thigh at a home in Midvale at around 12.45pm on Tuesday.

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