An armed man has been shot dead by police in Brisbane’s CBD.
The man reportedly stabbed another person before he was killed by officers on Mary Street around 10.00am on Sunday.
The stabbing victim has been rushed to hospital, however their condition is not yet known.
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Mary Street is closed between Edward and Albert streets, and is expected to remain closed for several hours.
Pedestrians and motorists being urged to avoid the area.
A crime scene has been established and investigations are ongoing.
Mary St and Edward St in Brisbane CBD will remain closed for several hours due to a fatal shooting. Please avoid the area and allow police to do their job. pic.twitter.com/nwGzPafoFp
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