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A man has been shot dead by police at Bowen

December 14, 2023 9:24 am in by

A man has been shot dead by police at a Bowen motel this morning.

Police and paramedics were called to a disturbance on Herbert Street around 5.30am

A man allegedly armed with a large knife threatened officers, before being shot.

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Emergency services tried to revive the man but he died at the scene.

A crime scene has been declared and the Ethical Standards Command is investigating.

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