Police speak to the man who allegedly fired four shots at a Kabra property.
Police speak to the man who allegedly fired four shots at a Kabra property. Melanie Plane

UPDATE: Man charged over alleged 'domestic incident' involving gun

UPDATE MONDAY 11.45AM:  A 21-YEAR-OLD man has been charged over an alleged shooting incident at Gracemere yesterday afternoon. 

Police will allege around 3.10pm, poliec attended a Somerset Rd property following reports shots had been fired during an altercation between the man and a woman. 

On arrival, police spoke with the man allegedly in possession of a firearm. 

The man complied with police directions and surrendered without incident before being taken into custody. 

The man and woman were known to each other. No one was injured in the incident. 

The man has been charged with one count each of possessing unlicensed firearm used to commit indictable offence, dangerous conduct with a weapon and authority to possess explosive.

The man is due to appear in Rockhampton Magistrates Court on October 21.

SUNDAY COVERAGE

UPDATE 5.05PM: POLICE have reportedly located the firearm at the center of a shooting incident at Kabra this afternoon. 

A Queensland Ambulance spokesman has also confirmed a woman is being transported to Rockhampton Base Hospital in a stable condition after suffering a panic attack. 

UPDATE 4.03PM: POLICE reports indicate the house has been cleared.

A firearm has not yet been located and the person of interest has told police there is no firearm at the property. 

UPDATE 4PM: REPORTS indicated two people have been taken into custody.

The dog squad has been called off. 

There are reports a woman at the scene is having a panic attack and Queensland Ambulance Service will be attending.

A plain clothes officer approaches the house at the centre of an alleged shooting incident at Kabra.
A plain clothes officer approaches the house at the centre of an alleged shooting incident at Kabra. Melanie Plane

UPDATE 3.56PM: REPORTS indicate the man is walking from the house towards police with his hands on his head. 

One man has been taken into custody. 

Police have eyes on a woman in the house. 

UPDATE 3.51PM: WITNESSES have told police the weapon is a break action shot gun, possibly 12 gauge.

The owner does not have a gun license.  

 

 

UPDATE 3.45PM: A DOG squad is being sent to the scene.

Stingers are being placed across the driveway of the property.

Police have their eyes on a male at the property. 

 

Police speak to witness at the scene of an alleged shooting at Kabra.
Police speak to witness at the scene of an alleged shooting at Kabra. Melanie Plane

UPDATE 3.30PM: POLICE reports indicate the weapon has been discharged three to four times.

 

A police negotiator has been sent to the scene.

The Queensland Ambulance Service is being sent to the property although it's not known if anyone has been injured.

Police have spoken to witnesses at the scene. 

BREAKING 3.15PM: POLICE are racing to an incident in Kabra where a shotgun has reportedly been fired.   

Initial reports suggest a disturbance has broken out between a group of people at a Sommerset Rd address.   

Police are changing into bullet-proof vests to approach the scene.   

A black vehicle has reportedly left the scene.   



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