Man arrested in Logan, charged over fatal double shooting

A man has been charged with two counts of murder following a horror double shooting north of Brisbane.

Two men were gunned down outside a unit complex on Lower King Street at Caboolture around 5.30pm on Saturday.

Emergency crews desperately tried to save the pair, aged 23 and 37, but they were pronounced deceased.


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Neighbours told police they saw a man leaving the area shortly after the shooting in a Toyota Yaris, with detectives launching a major manhunt.

A 24-year-old Caboolture man was tracked down and arrested at a petrol station in Cornubia, Logan a few hours later.

He has since been charged with two counts of murder, possess shortened firearm, unlawful possession of weapons category A, B or M and authority required to possess explosives.

The man is due to appear in the Caboolture Magistrates Court tomorrow.

The investigation is ongoing.

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So much for gun laws… little American