Man shot dead by Police north of Brisbane

A man has died after being shot by Police at Deception Bay north of Brisbane.

Police were called to a caravan park on Deception Bay Rd around 2pm following reports a man was armed with a knife.

There are unconfirmed reports the man then confronted one of the officers with the knife.


A second officer is then believed to have drawn his gun, shooting the knife-wielding man.

It’s understood the man was shot twice.

He was rushed to hospital but Queensland Police have since confirmed he has died.

Police are expected to provide further information at a media conference this afternoon.

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