Homicide investigation, Chambers Flat

Police have commenced a homicide investigation after a woman was shot at Chambers Flat overnight.

Before 9pm, a 72-year-old man allegedly shot a 67-year-old woman prior to calling emergency services for assistance.

Police attended the Alexander Court residence where the man was taken into custody with the assistance of PolAir.

Emergency services rendered first aid to the woman who sadly died as a result of her injuries.

The pair were known to each other.

A crime scene has been established as investigations continue.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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