UPDATE: POLICE investigations are underway, after a man was shot in the head and arm by officers in Brisbane this morning.
Around 8:30am, police were searching a Rochedale South property in relation to a stolen lawn mower, believed to be at the address.
There’s reports two men at the address the drove towards the officers in a 4WD, towing the ride-on mower behind it.
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As a result, police fired shots at a man, striking him in the head and forearm.
The 29-year-old-man was transported to the Princess Alexandra hospital where he remains in a critical condition.
A second man and occupant of the vehicle is currently assisting police with inquiries.
Investigations into the incident will be overseen by the Ethical Standards Command and are ongoing.
EARLIER: A MAN has reportedly been shot in the head and arm in Brisbane this morning.
The man was shot by police in Priestdale Road at Rochedale around 8:30am.
It’s believed the man had been driving a car at police when the incident occured.
The man has been transported to hospital by Queensland Ambulance Service in a critical condition.
More details as they become available.