Man charged with murder after woman shot dead in Logan

A MAN has been charged with murder after a woman was shot dead in Logan overnight.

Police say a 72-year-old man allegedly shot the 67-year-old woman at a home in Chambers Flat before calling emergency services around 9.00pm.

Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the woman could not be saved and died at the scene as a result of her injuries.


The man was arrested with the help of the police helicopter and a crime scene was established at the home.

Following investigations, the 72-year-old man was charged with one count of murder.

He is due to appear at the Beenleigh Magistrates Court on Monday, November 11.

Police say the pair were known to each other.