Man shot at Qld police station

A MAN has been shot by police outside a police station in North Queensland.

Queensland Police confirmed the shooting happened at the Bowen Hills station around 2.30pm this afternoon.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson told myGC paramedics were called to Powell Street following reports of a “shooting incident”.


A man, whose age is not known, was treated at the scene for a wound injury.

He’s since been rushed to Bowen Hospital, however is expected to be airlifted to another hospital shortly.

No police officers were injured during the incident.

There is no further information available at this time.