The Ethical Standards Command has been called in to investigate after police shot a man in the leg in Logan overnight.
Officers were called for assistance to a unit block on Page Street in Bethania around 11.00 pm.
On arrival, they report finding a man in the unit with a gun. A woman, who was known to the man, was also there.
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Officers attempted negotiations before the man allegedly opened the door and walked toward the officers threatening them with the gun.
Police shot the man in the leg and immediately rendered first aid.
The 48-year-old was then taken into custody and transported to hospital for treatment of his non-life-threatening wound.
The woman in the unit was not physically injured in the incident.
An investigation into police conduct is now being carried out by the Ethical Standards Command, overseen by the Crime and Corruption Commission.