Police investigating shooting incident at Amamoor

Detectives have commenced a major investigation following the shooting of a 22-year-old man at Amamoor, south of Gympie overnight.

Around 8.15pm the man was driven, in the back of a utility, to Gympie Hospital with a gunshot wound to his head.

The man was treated by doctors before being transferred to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

Following police inquiries, a crime scene was established at a Frayne Road property in Amamoor.

An Investigation Centre (IC) has commenced at Gympie Police Station as inquiries continue.

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