Manhunt continues after shooting on the northern Gold Coast

UPDATE @ December 8, 6.25am: POLICE are still hunting two men after another man was shot in the eye on the northern Gold Coast yesterday.

The shooting happened in the driveway of a home on Roe Street in Upper Coomera just after 8.00am.

The victim, a 36-year-old man, was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.


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Police say the weapon used in the shooting is believed to have been a handgun, with the man lucky to have not received a more serious injury.

A crime scene has been established on the suburban Gold Coast street with a number of locations taped off.

Anyone with information or dash cam footage is being urged to contact police.

EARLIER @ 8.50am: POLICE have confirmed they are investigating a ‘possible’ shooting incident on the northern Gold Coast.

It’s understood the incident happened on Roe Street in Upper Coomera around 8.30am.

Queensland Ambulance confirmed to myGC that a man, aged in his 30s, had been treated for a wound.

He has since been taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene has been established on the suburban Gold Coast street with investigations underway.

More to come.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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