Police update: Homicide investigation at Caboolture 18 April

A man has been charged after two men were allegedly fatally shot at Caboolture yesterday.

Around 5.17pm, police were called to an address in Lower King Street and located two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

It will be alleged witnesses told police a man was seen leaving the area shortly after in a Toyota Yaris.

The two men, aged 23 and 37, were pronounced deceased and a crime scene established.

Shortly after 7pm, police attended a service station on Beenleigh Redland Bay Road at Cornubia where a 24-year-old man was taken into custody.

A Toyota Yaris located at the service station was seized for forensic examination.

The 24-year-old Caboolture man has been charged with two counts of murder, possess shortened firearm, unlawful possession of weapons category A, B or M and authority required to possess explosives.

He will appear in the Caboolture Magistrates Court tomorrow, April 19.

The investigation is ongoing.

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