BREAKING UPDATE: Police looking for teen after deadly shooting in Carrara

UPDATE 12:52pm | Police are warning us not to approach a shooting suspect, who is on the run after leaving a man to die in Carrara on Friday morning.

The 41-year-old victim died at the scene before 9:00AM.

Police have released images of a man and a woman who may be able to assist with their investigations.


The 18-year-old man is described as Pacific Islander in appearance, approximately 175cm tall with a proportionate build, black hair, brown eyes and a tattoo on the right side of his face.

Image QPS

Image QPS

The 31-year-old woman is described as Caucasian in appearance approximately 172cm tall with a proportionate build, blue eyes and a tattoo on her neck.

Image QPS

Image QPS

The man and woman may be travelling together in a white Holden sedan similar to the one pictured.


Image QPS

Police believe the man may be armed and are urging members of the public not to approach the pair or the vehicle and to immediately call Triple Zero (000) if they are sighted.

Around 8:45am police were called to a Riverbend Avenue address after reports of a man being shot.

A 41-year-old Carrara man was later declared deceased at the scene.
It is believed all involved were known to each other.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts should contact Crime Stoppers or Policelink.

EARLIER 11:51AM | Police investigating a deadly shooting in Carrara, are looking at possible links to outlaw motorcycle gangs.

A 41-year-old was shot dead on Riverbend Avenue before 9:00AM.  There is a shed on the property, that Police say it would appear the victim was living in.

Detective Inspector Marc Hogan said Police want to speak to several witnesses including an 18 year old man.  He is aproximately 172cm tall and of Pacific Islander appearance.

He left the scene in a white Holden Commodore sedan possibly a V-E and may be travelling with a woman.

Detective Inspector Hogan confirmed they are investigating links to OMCG’S, which means Taskforce Maxima Detectives have been called in from Brisbane.

Detective Hogan stressed the investigation is in its very early stages.

Police are expected to provide a further update in the next couple of hours.

UPDATE 10:14AM | A shooting victim has died in Carrara.

The Queensland Ambulance Service said paramedics arrived at the scene on Friday morning but didn’t transport the victim to hospital.

Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the shooting.

EARLIER 9:58AM | A man has reportedly been shot in Carrara.

Police were called to Riverbend Avenue at 8:45AM.

Paramedics are also there.

We will have more on this developinmg story as it comes to hand.