Police update 2: Appeal for public assistance, death investigation at Amamoor

Police have charged a man following the shooting death of a 22-year-old man last week.

Michael Zanco (pictured below right) sustained a gunshot wound to his head at a Frayne Road property in Amamoor on Thursday evening.

He passed away as a result of his injuries on Friday night and a crime scene was established.

A 19-year-old Gympie man has been charged with one count of murder and one count of attempted robbery. He is due to appear in Gympie Magistrates Court today (March 17).

Police continue to search for an identified person of interest, 32-year-old Nathan John Caulfield.

He is described as Caucasian, around 180cm tall who was last seen wearing a dark shirt and long tracksuit pants.

Detectives believe he may be armed and was last seen travelling in a silver Ford Falcon utility with Queensland registration 268 ZOW.

Anyone who may have dash cam vision from Thursday night between 5 and 8pm on Mary Valley Road between Amamoor and Gympie is urged to contact police.

Anyone who sees the man or the vehicle pictured is asked not to approach him, but contact police immediately.




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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